The meaning of writing in dream | Dream Interpretation
Thinking about something; soning out one’s ideas and decisions; leaving one’s mark in life; expressing one’s inner feelings and ideas; one’s personal history. What someone you know has written: what you feel about them, their influence in your life and mind.
Writing in a dream may indicate your desire to express yourself through words. It may also indicate a wish 10 be creative or to write a book.
To dream of writing a letter is symbolic of expressing something that you never had the chance to say to a friend or loved one.
Words to be taken seriously; research colors, whether pen, pencil, chalk, etc.
Dreams of writing letters can mean the need to get in touch with people whom you haven’t spoken with in awhile.
Dreams of writing novels, plays or stories indicate that there is a creative streak in you that needs an outlet. Many great authors have received inspiration from their dreams.
To dream of writing and not knowing what you’re writing is a warning that you may be inadvertently communicating messages to others that they are misinterpreting in an insulting way.
We may not be consciously aware of our spiritual progression.
A manuscript would suggest some aspect of ancient knowledge. Dreaming of writing suggests a subconscious record is being kept. Spiritually our signature is a reflection of ourselves; it is a representation of who we perceive ourselves to be.
Psychological / emotional perspective: Writing as a creative art is meaningful, and as a form of self-expression it perhaps allows us to communicate when spoken words are inadequate. In dreams we may learn how to communicate with ourselves in differing ways. Computers are a way of writing just as much as pens. Transcribing information in a dream signifies committing it to memory. At those times when we are arranging legal matters or agreements, but are actually not sure if we are doing the right thing, our signature can appear in dreams as obliterated or illegible.
Material aspects: To dream of writing is an attempt to communicate information that we have. Sometimes the instrument we are writing with is important.
For instance, a pencil would suggest that the information is less permanent than with a pen. Our signature in a dream suggests that we have an appreciation of ourselves. We are prepared to recognize who we are and to make our mark in the world. Also consult the entries for ink, paper / parchment and pen / pencil for further information.
Vision: Watching someone else write: do not sign a contract— you would only regret it later.
If you do the writing: don’t take an oral agreement seriously—insist that it be done in writing.
Depth Psychology: Writing is often the best way to bring clarity to your thoughts, emotions, and ideas. Are you confused about something at present? Do you want to see something in “black and white”? What are you writing about? What are odiers writing? See Bill, Leaf, Paper, Receipt.
(See Book; Letter; Write) y
Thinking, planning, and organizing.
To account for something to yourself. But it may also mean an important message or tip. You need to turn to a particular person and discuss something important with him or her. Or, if you have an important question, this person may have an answer.
To dream of writing, or to see another person writing in a dream, signifies a need to listen to one’s inner voice for advice on dealing with a real life situation.
Written or printed matter is always unfavourable.
If you dream that you are writing, you are creating difficulties by your own actions.
If writing, an attempt is being made to communicate with someone.
Dreams of writing symbolize that you may be “righting” a wrong, creating and manifesting your heart and soul desires, or you are realizing the power of the written wore to manifest, correct, mutate, change and/or create reality. Dreams of handwriting, as opposed to printed or typed words, represents emotions, feeling, expressiveness and personal style.
The most significant aspects of this dream are the words you can discern as well as the pressure the words are written in.
The heavier the pressure, the more impassioned the message. Consider the content of what you are writing as well as the feeling tone.
1- To dream of writing is an attempt to communicate information that one has. Sometimes the instrument we are writing with is important.
For instance, a pencil would suggest that the information is less permanent than with a pen, whereas a typewriter or word processor would tend to suggest business communication rather than personal.
2- Writing as a creative art is meaningful, and as a form of self- expression it perhaps allows us to communicate when spoken words are inadequate. In dreams we may learn how to communicate with ourselves in differing ways.
3- The dreamer may not be consciously aware of his spiritual progression. Dreaming of writing suggests a subconscious record is being kept.
To dream that you are writing, foretells that you will make a mistake which will almost prove your undoing.
To see writing, denotes that you will be upbraided for your careless conduct and a lawsuit may cause you embarrassment.
To try to read strange writing, signifies that you will escape enemies only by making no new speculation after this dream. See Letters.
Writing is a means of communication. In dreams it may be a symbol of communicating with others, but it mostly represents communication with oneself.
If you are writing in a dream or reading someone else’s writing, it may be an unconscious effort to become aware of forces or issues in life. Writing is a secondary form of communication. Speaking is more direct and less cumbersome for most. Thus, the written message in your dream may be disguised or may be less genuine than other forms of receiving information from the unconscious. You may be trying to figure something out and this might be the first step in that process.
Anyone who dreams of writing for publication will be likely to suffer disillusionment in connection with their ambitions.
A dream promising surprise through a letter (Gypsy).
(see Books, Billboard, Blackboard, Ink, Punctuation)
Consider what the writing says, and to whom it’s addressed first. Very often the words are a message from your own subconscious or ego that need your attention.
The creative process. Many writers tell me that they dream of writing things before they actually put pen to pad.
Writing with footnotes is a subconscious message to be certain you’re carefully checking your sources of information with regard to a specific person or situation. Don’t believe everything you read and hear without some other confirmation.
If writing appears in a journal, this represents the need to record events carefully This information will prove useful later.
Writing with a quill pen symbolizes the power and responsibility- for your words. Great documents like the Declaration of Independence were scribed with this implement, with due diligence. What declarations are you writing into your life?
Writing a manuscript that never gets finished, or finishing one that gets rejected, portends similar disappointments on the horizon.
Examine this situation closely to be sure you’re seeing everything that’s important.