Category archive: Dreams

Sort of a test anxiety dream

A new-to-me form of quasi-test-anxiety dream, from last night: There was some sf award thing going on, and for some... (More...)


Last night, I got tired, went to bed early (for me), and fell asleep so suddenly I neglected to put... (More...)

Dream: Mega-mall plus crumbling ancient ruins

Dreamed I was hosting a social event but decided, an hour before it was scheduled to start, to briefly stop... (More...)

More dreams

Dreamed I was watching an amazing sunset, with impressionistic splotches of fiery purple and sullen bruise-like maroon and bright crimson... (More...)

House dreams

I woke up and wondered why it had never occurred to me before that my bedroom has a largish hole... (More...)

Editorial dreams

I don't think I've had a dream about editing before. Kind of funny that I should have one while I'm... (More...)


Woke up at 5 this morning, from an anxiety dream in which Arthur was chastising me for not having finished... (More...)

Occam's Razor revisited

Last night I was pretty upset because the radio in the room I was renting wouldn't turn off. My friends... (More...)

R.I.P., Pete Seeger

I've been trying to figure out why Pete Seeger's death yesterday, at age 94, is hitting me so hard. Part... (More...)

Travel, wedding, dragons

After a short weekend sojourn to LA, I got on the plane to go home. Arrived at Mary Anne's place... (More...)

Bibs and Bobs

Had a social weekend. Ended up canceling one dinner invitation last week due to illness and two others (sort of)... (More...)

A dream of fins

Last night, I dreamed I was walking past a train station parking lot (like the one in Swarthmore), and I... (More...)

The portal in the basement

I think it was the first night of WisCon when I had this dream: Mary Anne and I (and someone... (More...)

The mystery of the midnight knock

Went to sleep around 2 a.m. last night, after thinking to myself how nice it was that my house is... (More...)

Dream a little dream of someone

When someone you know appears in one of your dreams, do you tell them? I've generally been oddly flattered and... (More...)

Billing anxiety dream

This morning, had a very brief dream in which I opened a bill from AT&T and it included a letter... (More...)

Waking up is hard to do

Haven't had much sleep lately—usually about five hours a night, sometimes a little more, sometimes a little less. Last night,... (More...)

The money-changer and the would-be thief

I try not to make this too much a dream journal, so I'll spare y'all the long unhappy dreams from... (More...)

Writing in a dream

It's been months since I did any fiction writing, and I wasn't very happy with the writing in the last... (More...)


I was at a friend's place, sitting at their dining-room table. Looked up and suddenly there was a falcon, covered... (More...)

Serial killer dream

I dreamed I had a housemate, and he was a serial killer. And he made clear, very matter-of-factly, that he... (More...)

Dream book

The silliest bit from my dreams this morning: A book (for sale in a normal modern bookstore), about six inches... (More...)

Anxiety dreams

I have, as I noted the other day, been getting plenty of sleep the past few days, but I've nonetheless... (More...)

Friends and strangers

Had a nice dream this morning. The plot would be dull in detail even if I could recall and recount... (More...)