Behind the Black Door: Dreams and Story-writing

Last night, I dreamed I had suffered a stroke that left me unable to speak and with only limited use of my left side. Having already suffered a TIA almost a decade go, you'd think I would take the dream as a warning. I didn't. Dreams, as we know, rarely mean what they portray. In … Continue reading Behind the Black Door: Dreams and Story-writing

Boa Feathers and Leather: The Downside of Daytime Dreams

“…where did devout Party enthusiasm end and sardonic lampoonery begin?” ~ Philip K. Dick from “Faith of Our Fathers” Between daydreams and daytime dreams lies a wide chasm. Daydreams are essential, if for only allowing to rise above the tedium of daily life. Daytime dreams are another story. Daytime dreams leave me ragged, worse off … Continue reading Boa Feathers and Leather: The Downside of Daytime Dreams