Monthly Archives: April 2016

Ancestry discoveries – well, *that’s* interesting!

I’ve had to give up most coffee and all chocolate, because of migraine headaches. No, I’m not happy about it. The headaches are so much better, but cutting back on those was not my first choice. I don’t drink alcohol, … Continue reading

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The Voice of Night – Rise of the Nazis

I dreamed I lived in a small city in mid-1930s Germany, and the Nazi party was on the rise. Inflation was high, as was unemployment, and all around people were becoming more and more uncertain about their futures. I was … Continue reading

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The Voice of Night – Return to Power

I dreamed that some leaders in the women’s community where I lived wanted to form a women’s protection network, consisting of some of the most prominent members of their group. Women were being attacked almost nightly in the area, and … Continue reading

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GEDmyth – Digging into the past with GEDmatch.com

Some who know me are aware that I’m big into genealogy. I come from a fairly connected extended family who have mostly kept in touch with each other, and my relatives have done a fair amount of family history research. … Continue reading

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GEDMyth – GEDmatch.com Population Spreadsheet for Dodecad V3

Here’s a list of all the populations associated with my DNA using the Dodecad V3 calculator. Not in order of importance or prevalence – just more or less there. This is a short list, compared to another I ran earlier … Continue reading

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The Voice of Night – The Water Tree

I dreamed one night of desert and flood. I dreamed that I lived in a city up on a hill in the midst of an enormous desert that stretched out for miles on all sides. All I could see when … Continue reading

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When you get down to it… Where do we find our answers?

The last two dreams I posted have had a lot of significance for me. “Digging Deep” is very much about digging into the unseen regions of our lives — our psyches, our pasts, our histories… the things and experiences and … Continue reading

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Strange Bedfellows – Foreword to the 2nd Edition

It’s now been over 20 years, since I had this dream in the upstairs loft of a pink house built not so far from my ancestral home. The story at first alarmed me with its scope and detail – who … Continue reading

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The Voice of Night – A House Full of Women

In a dream, I followed a woman down a street. I knew and respected her in real life, and she was actually something of a role model for me, as one of the most independent women I knew. I tried … Continue reading

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The Voice of Night – Digging Deep

I dreamed one night that I was on my knees, digging in a luminously dark garden with a trowel. An old, wizened, white-haired woman knelt beside me on my right. All around me, it was dark, but yet light at … Continue reading

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