Originally Posted by redframes
Doing cruel things to your family? From a purely literary point of view it could mean that your feeling guilty about a decision you've made recently or are going to make. Or it could be that you feel they've done something to you and you feel you need to lash out.
Dreams always make mountains out of molehills, horrible terrifying nightmares could be started just because someone forgot to say Hi, or left a dirty dish in the sink, or your sister ate that last cookie without asking. Terrible drama queens, dreams are.
I think your guessing pretty correct.
when I actually changed up my decision to make into another way. stopped dreaming of my family.