Delayed Post Traumatic Stress PTSD

Dreams Whisper I am writing a follow up to my dream book. The new book will be called “Dreams Whispered Advice.” I am including a chapter on delayed PTSD. I have had many clients who experienced warfare or severe sexual abuse whose PTSD gets worse when their lives get better decades later. How is thatContinue reading “Delayed Post Traumatic Stress PTSD”

What could a fox and three wolves mean in a dream?

Dream 543: Outfoxxing the Wolves of Change A man had the following dream: “I’m walking with a fox in the woods, feels like a companion. There are 3 wolves in the distance, following us. At first I feel like I need to protect the fox, but in the end the grey wolves mean no harm.Continue reading “What could a fox and three wolves mean in a dream?”

What could flying dragons competing to mate mean in a dream?

Dream 542: All the things I need to do A man had the following dream: “I had a flash dream that lasted only a few seconds about 1 or 1:30 AM. I was a dragon flying with many others all which ways. It was like a gathering for mating or mate selection. It was competitiveContinue reading “What could flying dragons competing to mate mean in a dream?”

What might killing a scorpion that stung you mean in a dream?

Dream 538:I hate that I hate you A woman dreamed that she killed a white scorpion that stung her and wondered what it could mean. Interpretation In dreams, animal represents part of the dreamer’s instincts. Scorpions typically represent aggression. This dream is probably a combination of levels one and two. If it were just level … Continue reading What might killing a scorpion that stung you mean in a dream?

What does a fast mouse you cannot catch mean in a dream?

Dream 528: That one little final detail A man dreamt about chasing a small mouse. Most of the dream was oriented on chasing this small fast mouse. In the dream other people even helped chase it. The dreamerI had no clue what this meant or symbolized, or if it was just “a weird dream.” InterpretationContinue reading “What does a fast mouse you cannot catch mean in a dream?”

What does a crow and a wicked old man mean in dream?

Dream 518: As the crow flies A man had the following dream:   I dreamt that I was in my home town, down where all the shops are, and I was on a roof ledge. There was an old man up there and he gave me a wicked smile and threw a nest with twoContinue reading “What does a crow and a wicked old man mean in dream?”

What does a squirrel, numbers, and a cat biting mean in a dream?

Dream 516: The Good Squirrel in a hard situation A woman had this first of two dreams: “So I have been having lots of visions and seeing numbers in my dreams, but the numbers come in my dreams, just showing me the numbers. First strange dream, I had a squirrel stuck on the top ofContinue reading “What does a squirrel, numbers, and a cat biting mean in a dream?”

What does a whale, manatee, and dolphin swimming in a mudpuddle in a dream mean?

Dream 515: Set me free! A woman had the following dream: “I just woke up from the weirdest dream. There was a busy little street with ton of shops and fun houses etc., almost like the Kensington market area. There was a school down the hill with a small gate and a bunch of studentsContinue reading “What does a whale, manatee, and dolphin swimming in a mudpuddle in a dream mean?”

You can’t hide your snake glowing eyes

Dream 512: Change, Change, Change A woman had the following image dream: “A very long black snake with three heads and glowing red eyes.” Interpretation A snake is a symbol of change since it’s one of the few animals that completely sheds its skin. Three is the number of change in the sense of threeContinue reading “You can’t hide your snake glowing eyes”

What does your dog losing his way home in a dream mean?

Dream 509: Oh where, oh where can he be? A woman had the following dream: I dreamed of a black german shepard dog with a yellow collar running down the road. He was obviously lost by the way he acted and looked. Does this have a meaning? Interpretation Dogs usually represent your instinctive affection ofContinue reading “What does your dog losing his way home in a dream mean?”

What does an eagle kissing you on the forehead mean in a dream?

Dream 501: A Spiritual Thank You! A woman had the following dream: I have with a dream question that I can’t figure out–it’s a fairly simple dream, just wondering if this has a big meaning. A bald eagle was flying high and stopped mid-air to kiss me on the forehead. I woke up feeling extremelyContinue reading “What does an eagle kissing you on the forehead mean in a dream?”

What might a cat eating a mouse who is eating another mouse mean in a dream?

Dream 497: When I’m nice, I get taken advantage of A woman had the following dream: I need help interpreting a dream. Well, actually two of them. 1- I don’t remember most of it, but the part that stands out was I had found the cat eating a mouse. I took it out of theContinue reading “What might a cat eating a mouse who is eating another mouse mean in a dream?”

What does a dog biting your mother’s hand without leaving a wound in a dream mean?

Dream 495: Being more assertive couldn’t hurt   A man dreamed that he was walking with his mother and all of a sudden a pitbull ran out and bit her on the hand. But somehow, when she pulled her hand away, there was no wound and no bleeding. He wondered what this might mean? I,Continue reading “What does a dog biting your mother’s hand without leaving a wound in a dream mean?”

Spiders and a comical anaconda on the job

Dream 489: Spiders and a comical anaconda on the job A woman had the following dream: “I dreamt I was in a closed store, not shopping, but hanging out. Suddenly I realized there were little spiders and webs all around me. I had walked through them and the web and spiders were all over me.Continue reading “Spiders and a comical anaconda on the job”

Dream 487: Protecting Powerful Energies from the Negative

Dream 487: Rolling in the deep A man had the following dream: “So I had a dream where I was up on this sort of wooden watchtower with a bow and some arrows when suddenly a group of people riding elephants swarmed my tower. I held them off with my arrows and in the dream,Continue reading “Dream 487: Protecting Powerful Energies from the Negative”

What might blackbirds, sleeping in a dream, and animals mean in a dream?

Dream 473: Shadow Blackbird A woman had the following dream: “While sleeping I had a dream and in the dream I was sleeping. I was awakened by a loud noise.  When I looked out the window, I saw several black birds, huge ones, and several very large animals. The animals were like the size youContinue reading “What might blackbirds, sleeping in a dream, and animals mean in a dream?”

What might a lion, a skateboard, and a white stallion represent or symbolize in a dream?

Fighting Spirit Charged Spirit Flaming Courage Dream 471: Charging boldly with spirit A woman dreamed of lions head with flames on a skateboard. She then saw herself trying to lead a white stallion home? Interpretation Animals usually represent the dreamer’s instincts. A lion goes with courage and strength. The head is emphasized I think toContinue reading “What might a lion, a skateboard, and a white stallion represent or symbolize in a dream?”

What does a centaur, lioness, avian, Pegasus and nuclear explosion mean in a dream?

Dream 470: Controlling My Instincts A man posted the following question: “I am posting for a friend, because when she recalls her dreams, they usually mean something. They use imagery, symbolism and metaphors. In the first part of her dream, she had to contain a room full of snakes without hurting any. That’s about it…Continue reading “What does a centaur, lioness, avian, Pegasus and nuclear explosion mean in a dream?”

What might being bitten by a dog in a dentist office mean?

Dream 463: Do I need to be less verbally aggressive? A woman had the following dream: “I had the weirdest dream! I was taking care of my brother who had recently become paralyzed ( in the dream, pray that doesn’t ACTUALLY happen) I had to bring him to my regular cleaning dental appointment. As theContinue reading “What might being bitten by a dog in a dentist office mean?”

What does a tarantula and a turtle represent in a dream?

Dream 461: Enough Planning already A man had the following dream: I had a dream I was sleeping on a couch. Then I looked at the floor and I saw a turtle trying to get away from a tarantula. The turtle was too slow and the tarantula started to attack the turtle. Any idea ofContinue reading “What does a tarantula and a turtle represent in a dream?”

What does a white buffalo symbolize in a dream?

Dream 460: Give me a spiritual home “Where the Buffalo Roam” The Native Americans so the Buffalo as a sign of abundance because it supplied almost all of their needs. The color white is the most spiritual color as it is a combination of all the other colors. The Lakota Indians saw the White BuffaloContinue reading “What does a white buffalo symbolize in a dream?”

What does blood and hissing mean in a dream?

Dream 458: I have been betrayed by too many people A woman had the following dream: Last night, I had a dream that I was with a lover.  We were laying in a bed in my house.  I was holding his hands sort of like playing Mercy. I was holding his fingertips and squeezing themContinue reading “What does blood and hissing mean in a dream?”

What might a starving cat in a vegetarian’s dream mean?

Dream 457: More ways than one to feed a starving cat A woman had the following dream: “I keep having a reoccuring dream of my dog.  She is a small dog.  I wake up and she is on my front step.  There is a tub with hundreds of baby chickens. She is eating them andContinue reading “What might a starving cat in a vegetarian’s dream mean?”

What might your mother hugging a crocodile in a dream mean?

A woman had the following dream: Dream 454: I’ll Be Better in a While, Crocodile  All I really remember of it is that there was an alligator or crocodile, I don’t know which one. It was on the ground and it crawled up to my mom. She was able to tame it and ended upContinue reading “What might your mother hugging a crocodile in a dream mean?”

What does a dog biting someone in a dream mean?

Dream 448: Getting Rid of a Friend that Bites A woman told me the following before describing her dream: I had a disagreement with someone that’s been in and out of my life. This person contacted me to tell me that I have the the power to fix it. I was asking for a signContinue reading “What does a dog biting someone in a dream mean?”

What does sand, your father, a plum tree, and orangutans represent in a dream?

  Dream 447: Stopping Monkeying Around  A woman had the following dream: “I had a dream last night. In the dream there was a plum tree with 5 orangutans.  They had their  backs to me. Then my father picked me up and ran with me because there was a lot of sand coming at usContinue reading “What does sand, your father, a plum tree, and orangutans represent in a dream?”

What could taking a boat joyfully across a lake of crocodiles mean?

Dream 445: Looking for my ambition  A man dreamed he was joyful as he was crossing a lake on a boat. The lake was full of crocodiles. Nevertheless, he was thrilled to be on the boat. Interpretation  Water virtually always represents emotions in dreams. Crocodiles usually signal aggressive emotions or instincts. The aggression is theContinue reading “What could taking a boat joyfully across a lake of crocodiles mean?”

How might anger over an ex boyfriend never changing be shown in a dream?

Dream 444: His never changing infuriates me A woman had the following dream: “I had a dream I was sitting on my bed talking with my ex and I herd a rustling under my bed. Out came a snake with tiger stripes. It bit him in the neck.  What could this mean?” Interpretation  Snakes usuallyContinue reading “How might anger over an ex boyfriend never changing be shown in a dream?”

What do lions mean in a dream?

Dream 442: Your Inner Lions I had a dream about a group of lions: A female and male leader, two males, two females and a lion cub. They were watching me from a cliff or a ledge. Then, they crawled down and started to run. As they ran , images of everything that has beenContinue reading “What do lions mean in a dream?”

Can dreams help you make decisions about moving or getting another job?

Being Conservative Is Hard on My Head A 36-year-old fine arts professor dreamt that he was on the patio of a Mexican restaurant. There was a wasp’s nest above the kidney shaped bar. Suddenly, a wasp flew down and stung him in the head. The dream shifted to him listening to a waittress. She wasContinue reading “Can dreams help you make decisions about moving or getting another job?”

What does an anaconda mean in a dream?

Dream 438: Stopping the Change I dreamed I was walking, heading to a village, where I have a piece of land I own/where i was born. While I was heading there, an ordinary person told me I can not pass by because a gaint snake is blocking the path/road. He was giving a warning. IContinue reading “What does an anaconda mean in a dream?”

What do wealthy men, hungry children and a Roman Catholic Cardinal or Bishop mean in a dream?

Dream 435: The Corrupt World A man had the following dream: “I was asleep, I seen my body being wrapped in threads like a web or a cocoon that surrounded me and strapped me to the bed. I watched it happening as if I was out of my body viewing it from above. Then IContinue reading “What do wealthy men, hungry children and a Roman Catholic Cardinal or Bishop mean in a dream?”

What do Tigers, trucks, kitchens, upstairs and a leash mean in a dream?

Dream 429: Keeping My Shadow on a Leash A woman had the following dream: “I don’t remember all of the dream but it was a tiger in my dream.  The tiger was already like a pet in the dream, the tiger was already a part of the house.  I think I was cooking fish orContinue reading “What do Tigers, trucks, kitchens, upstairs and a leash mean in a dream?”

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What does a Cobra Represent in Kundalini Yoga and in dreams?

Dream Image 426: The spiritual snake coiled in the spine The snake usually represents change in the dream because is one of the few animals to completely shed its skin. It has come to my awareness that different kinds and colors of snakes signify different kinds of change. It hits me that the cobra singularlyContinue reading “What does a Cobra Represent in Kundalini Yoga and in dreams?”

What are Power Animals in dreams?

Dream image 424: Power animals In dreams, animals represent a part of the dreamers instincts. Basically, when you ask what a particular person’s power animal is, you are asking what instincts are particularly effective, relevant and salient for that person in their situation now. By getting in touch with their power animal, the thought isContinue reading “What are Power Animals in dreams?”

What does a three headed snake, groceries, and your daughter hiding behind you mean in a dream?

Dream 422: Decisions I hate to make My daughter had a dream that she had went into a bag to pull out some grocery and all of a sudden a three-headed snake pop up out the bag and her daughter got scared and start hiding behind her and she tried to chop off the snakeContinue reading “What does a three headed snake, groceries, and your daughter hiding behind you mean in a dream?”

What do dolphins mean in a dream?

Dream Image 421: Dolphins are a sparkling, pure and playful energy in dreams Animals usually represent instinctive energy in dreams. Water virtually always represents emotions in dreams, especially subconscious emotions as the ocean is the biggest symbol of the subconscious that we have. When it involves the ocean, the dream usually involves how you areContinue reading “What do dolphins mean in a dream?”

What does grey, two people, a bed, and a dog mean in a dream?

Dream 419: Sealing My Emotions A woman reported the following dream: “I cannot remember the beginning of the dream however I dreamed about a toy dog…grey..in a normal bed…but alive !! Two people were on each side of the bed moving him into another place (a room) where the toy dog will be more comfortable.Continue reading “What does grey, two people, a bed, and a dog mean in a dream?”

Why are trees heaven sent?

Dream Image 412: only God Can Make a Tree It is almost always good news when trees up in force in your dreams. That is because they are a symbol of integration.  Their roots go far into the earth, trees are on the level with you, and they open up to the sky. Beyond that,Continue reading “Why are trees heaven sent?”

What do horses and animals mean in dreams?

Dream 408: Loving Life I dreamed I was in a dark forest walking on a dirt path, in the middle of the path there were black horses breathing fire thru nostrils. I felt terrified and sat on ground in a fetus position, praying to please allow me to cross over the other side. I crawledContinue reading “What do horses and animals mean in dreams?”

What do panda bears and stars mean in a dream?

Chomping on Bamboo Dream 404: I’m a panda bear reaching for the stars A woman had the following dream: I dreamed I was a Panda bear, yes, a Panda. Boy are their lives boring! I dreamed I was eating bamboo. While I was eating it I stared at the moon. And I decided to followContinue reading “What do panda bears and stars mean in a dream?”

What do birds and cardinals represent in a dream?

Dream 403: Bird of Paradise Defies the Snake A woman described the following dreams: Two recent dream’s… •One large cardinal in the forest.. •One large copperhead The cardinal was abnormally large, sitting in a tree and I was watching it as it flew down.The snake was coiled at the bottom and errect facing me withContinue reading “What do birds and cardinals represent in a dream?”

What do flying owls mean in a dream?

Dream 401:Wisely Finding Myself Spiritually A woman reported the following dream: “I have been having dreams of horned owls surrounding me. I have my hands and face up, and these owls are just flying around me. I am standing in a field and I am wearing a white dress and have really long hair. There’sContinue reading “What do flying owls mean in a dream?”

What does it mean when cats attack me in my dreams?

Dream 395: Looking for love in all the wrong places A man had the following dream: “I have trouble with cats in some dreams. At first I’m glad to see a cat, but sooner or later they claw in my arms or legs and they won’t let go. It’s painful and I want it toContinue reading “What does it mean when cats attack me in my dreams?”

What does your mother being bitten by an ant mean in a dream?

Dream 391: My Sister Is Very Irritating A woman had the following dream: “I had a strange dream I was walking then I saw my sister at an office and she says that my mom got bit by ants. I believe that was the doctors office. It ended there.” My Interpretation “Each living thing inContinue reading “What does your mother being bitten by an ant mean in a dream?”

What does it mean when you find money in a barn for the family you babysit for?

Dream 390: Old MacDonald had a Barn Full of Energy A woman had the following dream: “I dreamed that the family I babysit for (I am friends with the mother) had lost like a friend or family member and a very large sum of cash was owed/given to them. The family drove me to theContinue reading “What does it mean when you find money in a barn for the family you babysit for?”

What does a bridge, a river, a door, and a girlfriend not recognizing you, mean in a dream?

Dream 383: The Emotion Just Is Not There A man had the following dream: “I’ve been having this recurring dream and i’m not sure what to make of it…Until a few months ago i’ve been in a relationship with this girl and we would meet very rarely since she lives far far away. In thisContinue reading “What does a bridge, a river, a door, and a girlfriend not recognizing you, mean in a dream?”

What does a shopping mall, a candle, socks and money mean in a dream?

Dream 378: Taking Care of Business A woman had the following dream: “I was walking around a mall alone. I was going around and around the same shops like I was trying to find a special one but never could. Then I finally found it and it looked like a clothing and candle shop. IContinue reading “What does a shopping mall, a candle, socks and money mean in a dream?”

How might the shadow side of sex show in a dream?

Dream 356: The Shadow Side of Sex A woman had the following dream: “Twice within a month I have dreamed of large tomatoes… (I’m saying bigger than your head large). Also last night I dreamed of a black horse that was bleeding,I tried tending to the wounds. It was dark and I was in theContinue reading “How might the shadow side of sex show in a dream?”