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Fly Paper

To see fly paper in your dream indicates that you are involved in a slightly sticky situation.


Paper

To see blank white paper in your dream signifies your desire to make a fresh start in your life. You need to express yourself through writing or art. Alternatively, blank paper indicates that you need to work on being more communicative.

To see a stack of papers in your dream denotes overwhelming responsibilities and stress that you are having to cope with. You are not effectively dealing with the issues at hand.

To see crumpled paper in your dream symbolizes abandoned ideas.

Dreaming of a piece of red paper suggests that you need to communicate your anger in a more effective and rational manner. Alternatively, red paper is symbolic of luck, happiness and wealth.

To dream of objects made of paper represents your feelings about something being worthless, having no substance, or having little value.

To dream of blank writing paper represents ideas that aren't happening or aren't being tried out yet. The ability to try out new ideas whenever you want. Alternatively, blank writing paper may also reflect a lack of ideas. Feeling that you have nothing substantial to say.

To dream of blank art paper represents a wish to be admired for something you are planning to do. Working towards a memorable accomplishment. Alternatively, blank art paper may reflect frustration or jealousy that you can't do anything

To dream of crumpled paper represents abandoned ideas or feelings that an idea is worthless. Frustration or embarrassment that something didn't work.

To dream of document papers represents ideas have to be respected or responsibilities that need to be attended to.

To dream of a stack of office papers may represents feelings of being overloaded or over stressed. You may need to slow down, ask for help, or learn to delegate.

Example: A man dreamed of wanting to file a complaint about prevailing conditions in his office. He ended up placing a blank piece of paper in a envelope. In waking life this man was living in Nazi Germany and was struggling to get the confidence to file a real complaint because he feared that his complaint may make the government take him away. The blank piece of paper may have reflected his low level of confidence to file a real complaint once it became time to do so. His sense of protest reduced to nothing.

A sheet of paper in a dream represents an oath, a vow, or a pledge. Writing a note on a piece of paper in a dream means being ungrateful and perfidious toward others. A writer in a dream also represents someone who is burdened, pressured, doubtful and uncertain, whereby, writing has become his escape goat and a way out of his depression. If one’s boss gives him a paper to write something on it in a dream, it means that he will solicit something from his boss and eventually receive it. If one feels uncertain about some people then sees himself holding a pen and a piece of paper in a dream, it means that his obscurity will be replaced with clarity. Holding a piece of paper in a dream also means attaining one’s goal, or completing a project, or finalizing a program. A paper salesman in a dream represents someone who helps cunning people do their tricks.


Paper Bag

To see an empty or folded paper bag in your dream represents the womb, secrets and the feminine.

To see a filled paper bag in your dream denotes something that may appear ordinary on the outside but can be extraordinary inside. In other words, do not judge something or someone by outside appearances. Consider what is inside the bag for additional significance.

To dream of a paper bag represents something you don't want to notice. Not wanting to care about results or the outcome of a choice you made. It may also reflect a wish for discretion.

Negatively, you may have asked for advice or help and are having a problem accepting what was given to you.

Example: A young woman dreamed of being handed a crumpled paper bag. In waking life she went to therapy for a problem she had and felt disappointed by the hard truth that the therapist gave her. The crumpled paper bag reflected how discretionary the therapist's advice was and how straightforward it felt.


Paper Plane

To see or fold a paper plane in your dream represents your frivolous pursuits. You are wasting time with ideas that go no where.


Paper Plates

To see or use a paper plate in your dream represents temporary nourishment or rewards. You need to take advantage of an opportunity before it is gone forever.

To dream that you are writing on a paper plate refers to a fleeting idea or a message that you need to quickly convey.

To dream of paper plates represents low expectations for an experience that is being "handed to you" or served to you. Not expecting too much about something that is happening to you. Knowing an experience will be short lived or "disposable." Feeling that a situation will be "in and out."

Negatively, paper plates may be a sign that a certain type of experience lacks substance. Demand more for yourself.


Paper Towel

To see or use a paper towel in your dream suggests that you are experiencing some temporary setbacks. You need to quickly clean up your past issues before you can move forward with your life.

To dream of paper towel represents temporary setbacks. Quickly responding to a problem and moving on.


Toilet Paper

To see or use a roll of toilet paper in your dream represents the aftermath of some emotional release. You are ready to heal from your emotional outburst. If you dream of black colored toilet paper, then it means that you are in denial about some of your true feelings.

To dream that your house has been toilet papered suggests that your personal space has been violated. You feel victimized emotionally. If you are toilet papering someone else's house, then it indicates that what may be seemingly harmless can have serious repercussions.

To dream of toilet paper represents feeling or thoughts about being perfectly clean, presentable, or trying careful about making sure you don't get embarrassed having overlooked a problem. Not wanting to look stupid thinking you didn't try to be perfect in some way. Reassuring yourself that you don't appear dirty or like a slob to other people.

Negatively, toilet paper may reflect sensitivity about having to be perfectly clean. Trying very hard to ensure that you don't look like a slob. Hurting or embarrassing yourself trying too hard to be perfect about something that is already good enough. Being too tidy or cautious about appearing clean to others.

Example: A man dreamed of using toilet paper. In waking life he made himself feel better by catching up on work that he hadn't finished. The toilet paper in this case may have reflected his wish to reassuring himself that he wasn't going to appear like a lazy slob at work by being perfectly responsible in completing his backlogged workload.


Paper Airplane

To dream of a paper airplane represents feelings about yourself distracting yourself waiting for something more interesting to happen. Purposely wasting time or opportunities because a situation sucks or is really boring. Preoccupation other things being you are thinking that nothing is important or serious at all. Showing others that you are not jealous at all because a situation is just too boring.

Example: Whenever a young man would have to stay home sick from school he would dream of flying a paper airplane and crashing it. In waking life he would always tell himself that he could avoid doing his homework because he was sick, and then always get embarrassed at school that he didn't do the homework when he returned.

Example 2: A woman dreamed of throwing a paper airplane and then seeing it land in water and get covered with fog. In waking life she lost out on an important opportunity because she wasted time waiting too long and didn't know what to think about her future prospects.


Paper Or Parchment

If you have occasion in your dreams to refer to, or handle, any paper or parchment, you will be threatened with losses. They are likely to be in the nature of a lawsuit. For a young woman, it means that she will be angry with her lover and that she fears the opinion of acquaintances. Beware, if you are married, of disagreements in the precincts of the home.


Blotting Paper

Dreaming of using blotting paper, signifies you will be deceived into the betrayal of secrets which will seriously involve a friend. To see worn blotting paper, denotes continued disagreements in the home or among friends.


School

To dream that you are in school signifies feelings of inadequacy and childhood insecurities that have never been resolved. It may relate to anxieties about your performance and abilities. If you are still in school and dream about school, then the dream may just be a reflection of your daily life and has no special significance.

Alternatively, a dream that takes place in school may be a metaphor for the lessons that you are learning from your waking life. You may be going through a "spiritual learning" experience.

To dream that you are looking for a school suggests that you need to expand your knowledge and learning. To dream that you are at a new school means that you are feeling out of place in some situation. Or perhaps there is a new lesson that you need to learn.

To dream that you are running away from school means that you are not being receptive to new ideas and viewpoints. You have not learned from your past mistakes.

To dream that your childhood school is in ruins suggests that you are dwelling on some unresolved childhood issue. Alternatively, the dream represents the passage of time. You need to look toward the future instead of reliving the past.

To dream of a school most often represents social concerns, insecurities, or anxieties. Worrying. Anxiety about how well you are being perceived by others, or how well you are performing in life. There is something happening in your life that you are sensitive about, or that's very important to be to careful about.

Schools symbolize a state of mind when you are caring about what you are thinking. You may have issues at work, or other areas of your life that are weighing heavily on your mind. You are concerned about something.

Positively, schools may reflect your concern with work or long term projects being perfectly accurate. Carefully thinking about what you are thinking. Enjoying learning something difficult. Learning about your problems, your past, or how to improve yourself. A school dream may also appear if you are an expert at something and are very concerned about potential mistakes. Analyzing written work, theories, or ideas.

Negatively, dreams about schools may reflect heightened levels of anxiety or prolonged periods of fear. An unbearable problem that you can't stop worrying about. Worrying or having second thoughts about how other people will react to negative comments you made about them. Second guessing yourself. A worried attempt to come up with excuses or "get your story straight." Feeling stupid that you aren't perfect.

The level of difficulty of an institution, or the grade you are in may reflect how serious or emotionally taxing an issue is. Where as elementary school may simply reflect caring about an issue, university may reflect a more serious concern that requires your full and constant attention.

Attending specific classes in a school may represent the manner in which you are thinking. For example, history classes may reflect the reexamining of your past and math classes your attempts to solve a difficult unforgiving problem that requires a perfect solution.

To dream of a school hallway represents anxiety or a concern about something that is important to you during a transitional moment. You may be concerned or worried about a change that you are making.

School hallways may also carry personal symbolism for current emotions based on memories you have had at specific spots inside the hallway. For example if someone hurt your feelings or made you concerned about what they thought in a certain location (hallway, doorway, or back of a room) in a dream it may reflect your concerns about what other people think.

Examples life situations that may encourage school dreams may be nervousness about dating someone, anxiety about work, or caring deeply about how others will react to a project you are working on or plans you've made.

See the themes section for school for a more in depth look at school symbolism.

Example: A man dreamed of being in school. In waking life he was very concerned about his book being very accurate. He was spending a lot of time reviewing his past work for mistakes.

Example 2: A woman dreamed of hiding in a classroom. In waking life she was very nervous about what to say to someone she angered and was carefully thinking of an excuse.

Example 3: A man dreamed of standing on stairs inside a school looking at a shirt made of good material but looked like poor material. In waking life the person received some rather harsh criticism. The school may have reflected their concern about what other people thought about them or anxiety that what they were doing in life was wrong.

To dream of a school most often represents social concerns, insecurities, or anxieties. Worrying. Anxiety about how well you are being perceived by others, or how well you are performing in life. There is something happening in your life that you are sensitive about, or that's very important to be to careful about.

Schools symbolize a state of mind when you are caring about what you are thinking. You may have issues at work, or other areas of your life that are weighing heavily on your mind. You are concerned about something.

Positively, schools may reflect your concern with work or long term projects being perfectly accurate. Carefully thinking about what you are thinking. Enjoying learning something difficult. Learning about your problems, your past, or how to improve yourself. A school dream may also appear if you are an expert at something and are very concerned about potential mistakes. Analyzing written work, theories, or ideas.

Negatively, dreams about schools may reflect heightened levels of anxiety or prolonged periods of fear. An unbearable problem that you can't stop worrying about. Worrying or having second thoughts about how other people will react to negative comments you made about them. Second guessing yourself. A worried attempt to come up with excuses or "get your story straight." Feeling stupid that you aren't perfect.

The level of difficulty of an institution, or the grade you are in may reflect how serious or emotionally taxing an issue is. Where as elementary school may simply reflect caring about an issue, university may reflect a more serious concern that requires your full and constant attention.

Attending specific classes in a school may represent the manner in which you are thinking. For example, history classes may reflect the reexamining of your past and math classes your attempts to solve a difficult unforgiving problem that requires a perfect solution.

To dream of a school hallway represents anxiety or a concern about something that is important to you during a transitional moment. You may be concerned or worried about a change that you are making.

School hallways may also carry personal symbolism for current emotions based on memories you have had at specific spots inside the hallway. For example if someone hurt your feelings or made you concerned about what they thought in a certain location (hallway, doorway, or back of a room) in a dream it may reflect your concerns about what other people think.

Examples life situations that may encourage school dreams may be nervousness about dating someone, anxiety about work, or caring deeply about how others will react to a project you are working on or plans you've made.

See the [[themes section for school]] for a more in depth look at school symbolism.

Example: A man dreamed of being in school. In waking life he was very concerned about his book being very accurate. He was spending a lot of time reviewing his past work for mistakes.

Example 2: A woman dreamed of hiding in a classroom. In waking life she was very nervous about what to say to someone she angered and was carefully thinking of an excuse.

Example 3: A man dreamed of standing on stairs inside a school looking at a shirt made of good material but looked like poor material. In waking life the person received some rather harsh criticism. The school may have reflected their concern about what other people thought about them or anxiety that what they were doing in life was wrong.

In a dream, a school represents its teachers, scholars, a gnostic, a school of thought, or its founder. Seeing a school in a dream also could mean divorcing one’s wife then returning her to wedlock. It also means righteousness, establishingthe divine laws, promoting a business, or inviting trouble.

Dreaming of attending school, indicates distinction in literary work. If you think you are young and at school as in your youth, you will find that sorrow and reverses will make you sincerely long for the simple trusts and pleasures of days of yore. Dreaming of teaching a school, foretells that you will strive for literary attainments, but the bare necessities of life must first be forthcoming. To visit the schoolhouse of your childhood days, portends that discontent and discouraging incidents overshadows the present.


Notes

To read or write a note in your dream suggests that there is an important message that you need to convey. There is something that you need to let others know.

To dream that you are passing notes symbolize your pursuit for knowledge and information.

To see musical notes in your dream represent harmony or disharmony in your waking life, depending on whether the musical note was a sharp note or flat note.


Notebook

To see a notebook or notepad in your dream represents things that you need to keep track of and stay on top of. It may indicate emotions and issues that you have overlooked in your waking hours. Consider the contents of the notebook.

In a dream, a notebook means managing one’s expenses, or remembering the past. A notebooks in a dream also represents an estate, a treasure chest, benefits, profits, distress, burdens, or bad comments. If an unemployed person sees a notebook in his dream, it means that he will find work.


Artwork

To dream that you are buying artwork suggests that you are willing to work hard and follow directions. However, you lack leadership abilities.

To dream that you are selling artwork represents your ability to express yourself and your beliefs.

To dream of artwork represents things about ourselves that we like to notice. This could be accomplishments, material possessions, or capabilities you feel good about or want others to be aware of.

To dream of Native American artwork represents things about yourself that you notice and never want to compromise in any way. Things about you that give you pride or are important enough to never change.


Dishes

To see dishes in your dream represent ideas, concepts, and attitudes. The dream may be a pun on the things you are "dishing" out to others. Or it could describe someone you are interested in as in someone who is a "dish". Perhaps it is time that you make the first move. If the dishes are dirty and unwashed, then it signify dissatisfaction and an unpromising outlook. You may have overlooked some problems in your life or you have not confronted your emotions.

To dream that you are washing dishes suggest that you are moving on and planning for the next thing that comes your way. Alternatively, it represents your daily routine. Perhaps you are in a rut.

To see shelves of polished dishes suggest that you are doing your best and making the best out of a situation. You are trying to make a good impression.

To see broken dishes or break dishes in your dream signify feelings of poverty, lack, and inadequacy. You may feel that you are not meeting the expectations of others.

To dream of dishes represents ideas, beliefs, or situations that are being "handed" to the dreamer. What one has received or hopes to receive from others. You may feel that life is handing you a certain experience "on a platter."

To dream of broken dishes represents broken promises or failed expectations. Something you thought was guaranteed is no longer possible. Feelings of poverty, lack, and inadequacy.

To dream of dishes on a shelf represents possibilities that are waiting to be realized. You can provide something any time you want.

To dream of washing dishes represents moving on or planning for the next phase of your life. You are finishing up with something or completely getting rid of certain beliefs you had.

Example: A man dreamed of seeing a woman he liked washing dishes. In waking life he had just realized that she had a boyfriend and that it might be a good idea to get over her completely.


Writer

A writer in a dream represents a dishonest, cunning, deceitful and a fraudulent person. If a writer sees himself unlettered in a dream, it means that he will forget his pranks, or lose his mind, or waste his religion, or develop a weak spiritual standing, or become poor. If one sees himself as an unlettered person, then if he suddenly becomes a writer in a dream, it means that he will develop pranks and deceive his opponent or enemy. Discovering oneself as a writer in a dream means that one will attend to the comfort of others rather than to his own comfort. Consequently he will get exhausted from such exercise and find that he gained nothing from it. If a sick person sees such a dream, it means his death. If a worker sees that dream, then it connotes his honesty and loyalty, or it could mean that he will be promoted, or get a raise from his employer. A writer in a dream also represents a tailor, a farmer, or a locomotive engineer. Seeing a scribe, or the secretary of managerial people, or someone in authority in a dream means that one may become one of them, or it could mean that he will rise in station, or improve his life.


Write

Writing in a dream signifies a trick, a gimmick or a conspiracy. A writer in a dream represents a cunning and a fraudulent person. If one’s handwriting looks illegible, or inelegant in the dream, it means that he will repent for dishonesty and from defrauding people. Writing on a scroll or on a legal pad in a dream means that one may receive an inheritance. Writing in a notebook in a dream means dodging, or repudiation. Writing a novel or a book in a dream means receiving unlawful money, or it could mean falling sick. If one sees himself writing a book or a letter and finishes it in his dream, it means that he will complete a project and fulfill his goals. If he fails to complete his book or his letter in the dream, it means that something will hamper , or stand in the way of completing his project. Writing with the left hand in a dream means indulging in loathsome actions, going astray, or perhaps having a son who is born from adultery, or it could mean that one may become a poet. Signing a deed, a check or a legal contract in a dream means failing to fulfill an agreement. If one sees someone he knows drafting a contract between them in a dream, it means that the other person will defraud him, mislead him in a business deal and drive him astray. If one finds himself illiterate and incapable of writing in a dream, it means that he is depressed, though God Almighty will show him a way out of his difficulties. If an illiterate person sees himself trying to learn how to write and read in a dream, it means that he will benefit from something he feared for a long time, or it could mean that he will go through hard times. If a learned person finds himself incapable of writing anything in a dream, it means depression, fear, toiling and obstruction of his business.


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