Natural Dreamwork with Mary Jo

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closings…

from my midnight loft…   While I will continue to work with dreamers, I had the last dream session in my beloved dream studio. I need to close it as my health declines and it’s time to bring things closer in. I stood in the palpable silence and tears of grief rose as I said …

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Dreams and Families of ALS

I had the most lovely privilege to be with the families of CCALS (Compassionate Care ALS) in this presentation that explores why our dreams matter so much and how we can discover their healing medicine throughout our life. It was a joy to be in conversation with them. Listen here:

a magic wand…

(encore post) In the three decades I had the privilege of teaching middle school and high school I too often found myself sitting on the steps in a stairwell with a teen who was struggling with something. It could be the angst that takes up residence in us during our teens. It could be a …

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if you were god…

(revised post)   “An uninterpreted dream is like an unopened letter” -Talmud   If you were God would you leave the beings on this ragged little planet without a way to be in relationship with you…to stay in touch?   However helpful and wonderful books may be wouldn’t you want to leave them something that …

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a child’s dream….

Our dreams want to help us align our inner and outer worlds and help us learn to be in relationship with ourselves and each other from a more deeply connected place of wholeness…of soul. This is true throughout our entire life including the very young.   Part of childhood is a growing awareness of the …

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purging…

Very early in my dreamwork I had this difficult and painful dream…a challenging invitation to meet the sacred encounter and to find the sacred medicine that is contained within it.   Dream- I am in a brightly lit school corridor. Leaning against a wall, doubled over, is a young teen boy. I’m not sure if …

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a twin bed…

(encore post)   As a Natural Dreamwork Practitioner my work includes being a hospice volunteer, being with the dreams of hospice patients, their families, and after the death, for those in grief groups. Even if we haven’t given much attention to our dreams, an impending death, our own, or that of a loved one brings …

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