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Nightmare #348: When the Worms Come Out

(Female, 30′s) I had this dream when I was about 5 years old; it’s a vivid dream that I still remember clearly. I was in the kitchen (in what was, in the dream, “my” house). Tiny red worms started crawling … Continue reading

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Movies: “Daycare for Special Children”

I’ve said it before but it bears repeating: I think humor mixed with horror should be in the same proportion as vermouth to vodka in a perfect martini, that is, just the barest hint. HOWEVER, this adorable profile of a … Continue reading

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Nightmare #317 – The Tantrum Student

(Female, 30′s) I had a really weird, really horrible teaching dream. I’m a teacher, but I teach high school. In my dream, I was in an elementary classroom and I had to deal with a violent, insane student. I spent … Continue reading

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Nightmare #217 – The Silent Instructor

“…I tried to greet the students and found that I had no voice….” Continue reading

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Nightmare #212 – An Old School Tragedy

“…I see something small hanging on a chain in the opening, dark against the sky…” Continue reading

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Nightmare #129 – Beach Attack

…This strange little man took out a knife and he threw it at me… Continue reading

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Nightmare #128 – Aliens in Quarantine

(Female, early 30′s) I remember this dream from when I was a child. I must have just seen the movie “E.T.” which is a charming movie except for the part at the end where E.T. has been captured and is … Continue reading

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Nightmare #127 – My Chest Erupted in Terror

…It’s almost like something has burrowed inside my pajama top, looking for someplace warm… Continue reading

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Nightmare #24 – The Sadistic Make-over

…The Monster opens the toolbox, which is full of sharp things: scissors, knives, razor blades, pieces of metal, broken glass… Continue reading

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