To dream of an earthworm suggests the beginning of a creative project. An earthworm is indication of surplus energy that may now be put to productive use with fruitful results. A number of earthworms in a dream speak of creative collaborations. To dream of earthworms coming to the Earth's surface indicates that a break to refuel may be required before continuing a current project. Dreaming of eating earthworms or dried earthworms on the ground may indicate literal dehydration and probable emotional exhaustion.