Working Out. Went to the gym Tuesday. I'd wasted too much time previously trying to get a web site to track my gym attendance, so I had a correspondingly shorter session. 15 minutes at 140 cal on the elliptical. 10 and 120 on the rowing machine. 2X10 assisted chin-ups and 2X10 assisted dips. Then I had to run off on errands.
Wordos: Received a critique of the Halloween story, which needs some re-working. I need to place some more action in following the story chronology.
Dreams: More really weird dreams last night -- probably the post-critique tequila drink is to blame. I crossed over an over-flowing dam to a simple village that had quarantined itself (from unspecified modern diseases). Crossing over water into a different place is a common motif.
The dream slowly transformed from a rural backwoods village into increasingly urban surroundings. I could fly in the dream, and at some point I was flying around the Reed College campus. Flying over a much more Gothically ornate Elliot Hall is another common dream motif. Then it turned into sort of wandering and flying through various dorms, halls, and bars. At first I was looking for something (my dorm room? a place for dancing and drinks?) and there was a vague sense that it was orientation week. Then I was trying to get away from someone and flying was harder. At one point the world's gravity changed and the New York Style apartment building I was trying to fly away from became "down" and I slowly fell back to it.
And then I woke up.