― Someone wrote to me on one of the blog sites asking about my take on dreams. There are many avenues to self-improvement and personal development, and dreams are one of my favorites. Thank you for asking! Most of us spend about a third of our lives asleep, and during that time, the brain is conducting a wide variety of vital functions. In addition to needed down time, the brain is, to put it in modern terms, clearing out the virus vault, defragging the hard drive, rebooting and any other [...].