Why I Haven’t Posted In The Last 2 Week: Confession Time…

3 Nov

dfgklnasdoitonasjknzxfLife has been rough lately.

Making that time for Dreaming Life between an increasingly demanding job, my role as a husband, and just dealing with my life is partly to blame, but it goes deeper than this.

To be honest, I’ve been struggling with personal issues that have taken up much of my time and emotional energy.

I think I’m experiencing some growing pains of adulthood. This is a rough transition, ya know? In the last few years I’ve gone to school, gotten married, bought a place, and started a real career. It’s a lot to take in, and somewhere in between it all, I struggle to find personal fulfillment and just plain happiness.

I know writing helps keep me sane – I’ve kept journals all my life, and this blog is an extension of that need to write. The best part of doing it here though is that I don’t just write but I converse, connect, listen, and learn. So I know through it all Dreaming Life will stay up because I need this outlet to keep me sane.

I’m revving up to publish some cool things soon – like an interview with the founder of the Aether Lucid Dreaming Retreat (the first one of which is happening right now in Mexico this week!), a review of the film Waking Life, and a discussion panel with some of my favorite bloggers and thinkers on lucid dreaming. (I can’t wait for this last feature to go public!)

So stick around for what’s coming. Dreaming Life isn’t going to fade away, it’s just going through growing pains along with me. 🙂

5 Responses to “Why I Haven’t Posted In The Last 2 Week: Confession Time…”

  1. t November 3, 2007 at 4:26 am #

    Hang in there! DreamingLife is an awesome resource for anything dream related and I know it will stay that way! 🙂

  2. The Mad Hatter November 4, 2007 at 8:07 am #

    Take as much time as you need. If blogging isn’t fun, it’s not something you should be doing. The quality of work you do when it’s forced is lower, at least for me. I may go on breaks a lot, but I like to think that my content is worth it when I do write.

    PS. That new series about supplements is my current project.


  3. Ryan November 4, 2007 at 10:56 pm #

    no need to apologize about living your life! sounds like you’ve got a lot on your plate and that only makes your observations richer. keep up the good work, online and off!

  4. Oneironaught November 6, 2007 at 9:47 pm #

    Good to see postings on Dreaming Life once again. My thoughts are with you.

  5. Ben November 11, 2007 at 7:22 pm #

    Thanks for the words of support ya’ll. I appreciate it. 🙂

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