Christopher

I’m a Scorpio, I love the outdoors, and I’ve written articles in some major online publications like Medium and The Weekly. My favorite metaphor? Anything that’s got to do with baseball. I’m fascinated by the fact our language has baseball weaved all through it. Read more about me here.

Darkness Symbolism – 14 Meanings in Literature & The Bible

Darkness is a symbol of mystery, sadness, and fear. But it can also symbolize protection for people who use “the cover of darkness” to escape detection. Darkness symbolism pervades literature, film, and television. With greater knowledge of what darkness represents, we can use it to create more forceful and effective storylines. Symbolism of darkness includes: …

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Crown Symbolism (7 Top Meanings)

Crowns are mainly symbols of royalty. They’re worn to symbolize the absolute authority of the wearer. But crown symbolism runs deeper, too. They’ve historically represented everything from victory in battle to the divine immortality of the wearer. Crowns mainly symbolize: Royalty Power Legitimacy Victory and Glory Divinity Wealth Dynasty Below I’ll explain all these symbols …

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Shadow Symbolism (13 Top Meanings)

Shadows represent secrets, deceit, uncertainty, and dark magic.  They are usually associated with darkness and therefore given negative traits. But there are also some positive meanings we can ascribe to shadows, particularly when it’s you and not monsters who use shadows as a refuge to escape the limelight. Overall, shadows symbolize: Secrets Protection Deceit Dark …

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Dead Rabbit Symbolism (6 Meanings) – In Backyard & Dreams

Dead animals often send messages about things that are missing in your life. If the living rabbit symbolizes happiness, then the dead rabbit will likely symbolize the absence of happiness. So, reflecting on what living rabbits symbolize can help us understand what the dead rabbit message is sending us. With that in mind, dead rabbits …

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Dead Mouse Symbolism (8 Meanings) – In your Home & Dreams

A living mouse is a focused, detail-oriented, opportunistic and adaptable creature. Symbolically, a dead mouse placed in your way in your home (or even in your dreams) might mean that you need to have been missing these traits in your life. So, a dead mouse might symbolize: You need to Pay attention to the Details …

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What do Chains Symbolize? (12 Top Meanings)

The symbolism of chains has a long and storied history. They are symbols of slavery and imprisonment but also symbols of connection, love and brotherhood. Chains can symbolize the following: Imprisonment Shared Destiny A Bond between People A Connected Anchor Eternity Below, I’ll outline all 12 symbols and explain their meaning throughout history. Chain Symbolism …

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Dead Deer Symbolism (7 Meanings) – Dream & Hiking Encounters

Living deer are symbolic of innocence and grace. But when you encounter a dead deer or fawn, it may be interpreted differently. Dead deer symbolize: Loss of innocence. Graceful passing onto another life. Bad luck. Connection to nature. Fate. Peacefulness. Regeneration. Below I’ll explain the context behind each symbol. This is deeply important. We often …

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