The Collective Unconscious: The Birthplace of All Ideas, Stories, and Myths
The collective unconscious contains the prototypes of all ideas, stories, and myths, including that of the sage who offers wisdom or the fool who reveals human folly. It also contains the prototypes of universal experiences, such as water as being a cleansing force and fire being a transformative one. These archetypes affect our dreams while we are sleeping, but they also affect our waking lives.
What symbols appear regularly in your dreams? What storylines reoccur?