Mellen (absentmammoth) wrote,

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Everyone's writing about dreams lately, now it's my turn...

Sometimes I have dreams that I know, while in the dream, that I am in a dreamworld. I experience it simultaneously from inside and outside my perspectives. In these dreams, I meet people, sometimes those I know, and sometimes celebrities. In talking and interacting with these people, the connection feels so real and the dream is so vivid. In feeling this conflict, knowing I'm in a dream yet feeling it real, I feel real happiness in it. It did even prompt me once to ask a person in my dream, "I know I'm talking to you, but aren't you dead?" He was, but he said that wasn't important.

Every famous person I've ever dreamed this way about has been a singer/musician. David Bowie, Thom Yorke, John Lennon, Bjork, Ewan McGregor (if you'd seen Moulin Rouge as much as I have, you'd think he was a singer/musician too.), etc.

Maybe these people speak to me on a deeper level because of the amazing song writing and vocal talents I'm so familiar with. They make me feel more connected to the song and the performer, even when that may only be marginally accurate if at all. Maybe, just maybe, I some how really tapped in somewhere, like some weird cross between Waking Life and Being John Malchovich.

Or, maybe it just further proves my thing for musicians.

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    so the basics since i last said anything to anyone via the internet are: 1. staying in japan for a third year. this was a tough decision, but the…

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    i'm not dead, just boring.

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    also, is this really a new Bonnie "Prince" Billy album, or just some random songs thrown together for a kind of EP? Because it's kind…

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