Strangely enough, the spilling of ink in a dream signifies a satisfactory solution to a perplexing problem or difficult situation. To dream of making an ink blot while using a pen is a forerunner to a period of sadness. If the use of a blotter figured in your dream, you could be in danger of being betrayed by a friend; be sure the ear into which you whisper your secrets is a trustworthy one. To pour ink into an inkstand predicts unexpected travel.