Dream Lover, Story 5

It’s one of those mobbed hall scenes common to probably any convention – this one only standing out because the mobs are dressed in wild science fiction outfits. I noticed you staring at me – you looked away when I glanced at you but next time I look

Dream Lover, Story 4

A group of us were downstairs – it was a little more ‘finished’ in this dream than it was in real life – there was a low sofa with a beat-up coffee table in front of it. My cousin and a few other people were sitting on the sofa and I was leaning over

In the Name of Therapy

One thing Robert did well was anticipation.

He’d tie me spread-eagled on the bed, wearing nothing but a blindfold, and leave me there. Then he’d go do something else – clean the house or sometimes even leave to run errands. I’d lie there, getting

Dream Lover, Story 3

I wake up, disoriented, and then, sitting up, realize – I’m at your house, in your sisters bedroom. The room isn’t completely dark – there’s a thin sliver of moonlight coming through a crack in the curtains, which illuminates half my face and body as

Dream Lover, Story 2

In a stroke of dream-logic, we decide that I should spend some time with you to see if what we have can withstand real life. Somehow I explain it to my current boyfriend in a way that makes it okay. If you and I are as compatible in person as we are

Dream Lover, Story 1

In my dream, I’m sitting at the dining room table with Lorie to my left and Doug to my right. We’re having dinner and a bit of slightly strained conversation — we’re comfortable but don’t really know each other.

I hear the front door open f