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Kitchen stove, stuff of nightmares

It was the worst nightmare I’d had since I was a child dreaming that Sleestak, reptile men from “The Land of the Lost,”  were invading our house through a hole in the basement wall. Nightmares. We all have them. Dreams … Continue reading

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‘Christmas Snow White’

Last night I ran a read-through for “Christmas Snow White,” a children’s show that my daughter is in, and introduced the cast to my stage manager. “I’m only doing this because I’m asleep,” I told the cast. “Once I wake … Continue reading

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The car accident of my dreams

Someone ran into me head-on at a stop sign today. I just glared at them and said, “Really? Good thing for you this is just a dream.” Fortunately it was, but I’m starting to wonder what will happen one of … Continue reading

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Prayers to Hecate

Dreamed last night that a friend of mine was invoking the name of Hecate to perform some sort of magic spell on me and a group of other people. The dream took place in a cave. I haven’t thought about … Continue reading

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When dreams become a nightmare

I told a few people in my dreams last night to go away because I was trying to sleep, and they weren’t helping since I knew they were characters in a dream. One of them didn’t like that. He tapped … Continue reading

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Alien Jesus: My dreams get weird sometimes

I was having a fairly normal dream last night until my nephew and niece Connor and Bryn McCandless sauntered in and revealed that the three of us were presenting together at a conference on “Developing a Christian Response to Alien Invasion.” Like, from … Continue reading

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‘The line you have dialed is busy. You can be called back …’

Last week I dreamed that my family and I were somewhere in the Middle East. I’ve never been there in real life, but I knew we were in the Middle East, just as I knew that everyone we met was an … Continue reading

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Nightmare in the water

There is light just beyond my reach as a shapeless terror closes in. It shimmers and flows on the other side of the water that has closed over me, too far away. The water is warm and suffocating. I cannot … Continue reading

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