Category Archives: Themes & Metaphors

Being trapped

Being trapped in a dream usually symbolizes that you feel you are not free to be yourself and your desire to free yourself from whatever is holding you back. It may be a relationship, career, old habits, health, money or any such aspect of life. If you are tied with ropes or cables in the dream, they symbolize… Read More »

Unable to speak

Dreaming of losing voice or unable to speak in the dream may mean that you are not being heard in the awake life or that your opinions do not matter. You will experience frustration in such dreams. There is a lot that you want to express in the dream, but suddenly your voice is gone. You start mumbling… Read More »

Being pregnant

Such dreams are mostly prophetic or simple brain chatter depending upon your current situation, what you see and experience in the dream. If the dreams are recurring, then it being prophetic is high probability. Pregnancy symbolizes new beginnings. But, if you are a woman and already pregnant, then the dream is just your brain chatter and your anxieties… Read More »

Cheating partner

Dream of infidelity is considered one of the top five dream themes that people all over the world have experienced. If you had a dream where you or your partner is cheating, then it may mean that you have trust issues or you are insecure in your relationship and are constantly worried that you may be played upon.… Read More »

Teeth falling

Crumbling teeth or teeth falling out is a common dream theme. Since teeth are a major part of your appearance, at the simplest level, the dream may reflect that you are worried about how your appearance will change. It may be due to onset of old age, some accident, or some event, like getting braces. Depending upon the… Read More »

Flying

The interpretation of flying dreams can be dramatically opposite based on the context of situations in your waking life. Similar to some other symbols and metaphors, our subconscious uses flying as a metaphor to either encourage you or to warn you. This is why it is highly recommended that you keep a dream journal and get your dreams… Read More »

Dying

Death is the ultimate end to life, and seeing it in your dreams may bring great amount of fear and panic. It can also be a nightmare for some as you would fear the worst. Interestingly, the symbolism for death is very different and does not appear as ‘death’ in our dreams. To understand this dream, a closer… Read More »

Arriving late

Arriving late in your dream usually symbolizes your anxiety or stress related to time management or lack of it in your waking life. It usually is an indication to how you are losing control on certain situations in your awake life or if you are struggling to make an important decision that may alter your life. The discipline… Read More »

Falling

Dreaming of falling usually symbolizes fear. The fear can be of a career failure, unsatisfied marriage, failure from society, regret of something or failure related to one of more situation. This is a very common dream theme, and everybody in the world would have experienced this dream at some point in their lives. The dream usually will feel… Read More »