Dreams of a cheating partner are among the most common dreams reported. These dreams are often so emotionally disturbing that it’s not unusual to accuse your partner of cheating when you wake up. In reality, cheating dreams are often related to your own low self-esteem or guilty conscience.
To dream of killing someone or that you are being murdered may suggest that your unconscious is trying to kill off an unpleasant or unneeded aspect of yourself.
Dreams about airplanes, like dreams about all modes of transportation, may be addressing the path you are on in life, how fast you are moving and how much you are in control of your life. Consider what the plane is doing, who you are and where you are on the plane for further insight.
Dreams about driving may represent the control you have over where you are going in life. Remember that the Driver is the one making decisions about the direction taken and how fast you get there. Are you driving or are you a passenger?
Dreams about knives may suggest that there is something in your life that needs to be cut out; you may need to cut ties or sever a relationship with someone; or a habit or negative behavior needs to be stopped or ‘cut out’.
Family members in a dream can mean many different things. They may simply be themselves and the dream may be dealing with some aspect of your family life or your relationship with these family members. Consider the dynamics and interpersonal relationships within the dream and how they may be different from waking life. There may be an important lesson to learn about yourself and/or your relationship with your family.
In movies, books and video games, Zombies are known as the “undead”. They are shown as being detached from others and without emotion. They have no purpose or goals in life. In dreams, Zombies represent aspects of self or others that exhibit these same characteristics.
Spiders in a dream may represent different things and will depend on how you feel about spiders. Spider dreams can be either negative or positive in nature. Often a spider is associated with the aspects of feminine energy and therefore may represent a woman in your life. This will likely be a strong, overbearing mother or another powerful woman. It may also represent the archetypal feminine energy within yourself or an aspect of yourself. A spider in a dream may also represent other aspects of the feminine archetype.
Dreams about birds may represent your hopes, goals and aspirations. Are they flying too high?