I Am a Lucid Dreamer

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 431 People

    I was near a lake (in a dream)

    and thought I felt very funny. Ah! I must be dreaming! I thought. I didn't even do a reality check, I could just feel it. I then ran to my friend who happened to be in the dream and yelled "I'm dreaming!" To him and he yelled " yeahhh!" back. I then jumped and began flying. I...
    theoneironaut theoneironaut
    18-21, M
    1 Response Sep 28, 2014

    Activating the Whole You

    The practice is called dream-seeing or lucid dreaming. During sleep, for you to be able to be aware of a dream and to be able to do things there you need to use your chakras and by trying to do stuff in your dreams also activates your chakras. There are several books about lucid...
    AwakingDreamer AwakingDreamer
    22-25, M
    3 Responses Apr 9, 2009

    An Interesting Ld To My Room First Thought To Be An Obe.

    2012-07-25 Okay so I just had a Lucid dream to my room (first I thought OBE, but I’m sure it was a LD) using the indirect method in the book from obe4u (obe4u/sobt.pdf) recommended to me by a friend. I had just woken up and remembered to do the cycle of techniques. The ones...
    Amodia Amodia
    18-21, M
    Jul 28, 2012

    Pitiless Lucidity

    sometimes when i lucid dream it picks right up from reality, so it seems like a continuation of my walking life.  sometimes i can't tell the reality from the dream.  i've dreamed that i was at work and that the flow was like normal, so i was just working when suddenly...
    deleted deleted
    May 28, 2009

    Born With A Gift.... Or A Curse However You Choose To Look At It.

    as far back as I can remember I have always had a gift. It wouldn't be until later on when I grew up that I would fully understand what it is. I had explained through my life as the ability to control my dreams which it turns out was completly wrong. No what I was experiencing...
    munchymonster66 munchymonster66
    18-21, M
    7 Responses May 12, 2011

    It's Like Beiong There, Only Better.

    And then the realization that it wasn't real can be inspiring, or terrifying!
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    1 Response Apr 18, 2009

    Talking With My Subconcious

    I have experienced lucid dreams a number of times in my life. I really enjoy them and enjoy talking about them with others. I can't remember who gave me the idea but someone once suggested I try to talk to the people in my dream about the fact that we were in a dream. The results...
    GuardstheGrey GuardstheGrey
    22-25, M
    Mar 15, 2013

    A lot of people say you have to practice lucid

    dreaming, but it's something that comes naturally to me. I've been ping is since before I knew what it was.
    laughingkat laughingkat
    18-21, F
    May 14, 2014

    For All You Dream Travellers...

    I had my first lucid dream about a year ago. I was stood in the middle of the road, at night, a couple of streets from my home. The details were vivid and exact.. The houses with the exact gardens and layouts.. And then it clicked, like it was obvious and I always knew it, I...
    pinksfloyd pinksfloyd
    26-30, M
    3 Responses Feb 28, 2013

    i have nothing to say .

    chuckzares chuckzares
    31-35, M
    Aug 18, 2014

    June 2nd 2014 I had the weirdest dream.

    We lived in parallel universes and who died...was alive in the other universe. I saw my nephew duncan crying over his mother (his mother died in a fire saving her children. In my dream, she had one boy and two girls). He was so distraught but he carried on...He looked after his...
    cdafuture cdafuture
    31-35, F
    Jun 2, 2014

    Another World...

    My dreams  are so vibrant, so real, that i am sucked in and captured by my own imagination. I love to dream, and watch and expirience all that happens. Sometimes i'm actually in the dream, where i move about and do things. other times, it's like peeking into another life...
    Pheonix Pheonix
    18-21, F
    3 Responses Dec 5, 2007

    I started noticing at the age of 12

    that i could remember my dreams very vividly... but it wasn't until i was 13 that i noticed i was controlling my dreams.... I could stop a bullet from hitting me if i was in a shoot out or if i wanted to change my dream sequence I could it wasnt until I was 15 that i actually...
    ConsciousLivimg ConsciousLivimg
    22-25, F
    Mar 13, 2016

    Occasional Lucid Dreamer And Ob-er

    I used to just have lucid dreams when I become aware that I was dreaming and then take it from there.  But now recently my lucid dreams are preceded by an out-of -body sensation where I get this buzzing sensation and then I just force myself up out of my body,  sometimes just...
    dognbones dognbones
    1 Response Dec 31, 2010


    I can make choices in my dreams, like to fly or to change places-- but i just cant seem to astrally project. i've heard you can break out of your dreams to that but i dont know.. is this true?
    petal petal
    18-21, F
    6 Responses Oct 18, 2007

    I create environments,

    manifest events and bend natural law. I've even had triple dreams. Dreams within a dream within a dream.
    ancientgnosis ancientgnosis
    31-35, F
    1 Response Jun 2, 2014

    How To Get Lucid Every Night

    htt p://www.kickstarter.com/projects/bitbangerlabs/remee-the-rem-enhancing-lucid-dreaming-mask :)
    TeenageDreaming TeenageDreaming
    13-15, M
    May 4, 2012

    Good Start

    I just recently got interested in lucid dreaming 3 days ago last nite i got my first good sign i had a false awakening were i got up and went to school i didnt realize what it was till i woke up.when i realized i had had a false awakening i did a few reality checks and knew i was...
    kylethedenile kylethedenile
    Feb 3, 2011

    Lucid Nightmares

    Whenever i have Lucid nightmares, most of the time its just me aware im asleep , I cant see anything its just darkness. And i start to feel scared and i think "oh **** here we go", and the fear just overcomes me. But i can never wake up. I have learned a few things i can do...
    deleted deleted
    2 Responses May 2, 2013

    How Intriguing!

    To be honest, only until recently did I know there was a name for it.  I don't know when I was able to control my dreams, but for as long as I can remember I have realized when I were dreaming.  My husband tells me he always believes dreams are real.  In that way I...
    ohsnap ohsnap
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Dec 16, 2007

    Help, Please!

    I'm not there yet. For some years already I'm able to remember my dreams most of the time. So I started a dream diary some months ago. Anyway.. Right now I'm trying to do those reality checks. (I'd like to do the thing with trying to breath through your nose while holding your...
    deleted deleted
    4 Responses Feb 20, 2008

    My Brain Just Playng Around Whit Religious Concepts Or A Really Tripy Dream

    I was sleeping, and just a dreaming. i was dreaming that my father was driving a sleight pulled by a horse whit eight legs and escorted by two big dogs, and just as I saw him pass by I looked at the sky, saw black clouds and heard thunders when I saw this in the dream I realized...
    josemariacorcoran josemariacorcoran
    18-21, M
    4 Responses Feb 10, 2013
    Rugby4me Rugby4me
    22-25, M
    2 Responses Sep 29, 2014

    Dreams Made Flesh

    I know others might doubt this but some of you lucid dreamers know it happens. I occasionaly dream of events aware of that I am dreaming but with no control over them. They are firmly grounded in the real world. I wake up knowing what I dreamt but have no idea what is was about...
    Karalas Karalas
    26-30, M
    3 Responses Sep 25, 2007

    I'll Never Forget This One Humorous Lucid Dream

    I have lucid dreams here and there, usually when something I know to be logically impossible happens in a dream, there's this one great example, which also explains how little my self-confidence was at the time too... ...I lived in a Navy ship for 3 years once; so it pretty much...
    dedre dedre
    31-35, M
    2 Responses May 30, 2008

    Anyone Know About The Gate?

    I have heard stories of the gate from few people. Only wondering what it might be like to dream of it. And knowing I would never choose to go through it, considering what others have said about it. They say that once you get past the gate, you will find nothing but darkness, and...
    jessibel2491 jessibel2491
    18-21, F
    3 Responses Aug 17, 2012

    The Gift Of Being In Control...

    I have been an active lucid dreamer since I was very young. I have always been able to remember my dreams in very vivid detail and I remember my first time lucid dreaming was when I was thinking about something and then wanted to dream about it I did. I suppose it wasn't till I...
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    1 Response Oct 19, 2011


    ive always had lucid dreams,as far back as i can remember.i always thought they were normal. astral travel as well,it just came naturally for some reason. would there be any signifigance in this?
    GetMoney GetMoney
    18-21, M
    Jan 26, 2008

    I never learned how, I just could.

    I control my dreams and whose in them. they're always in colour. I have killed myself in a dream to see what would happen. I jumped off a building. I just stared at my mangled body.
    deleted deleted
    1 Response Jun 24, 2015

    Lucid Dreaming For Me

    I have been lucid dreaming since I was 17 years old and am now 21. I found out later on in life i had night terrors real bad as a child. i always thought they were panick attacks. Aperrently having night terrors means your awake and walking around but your rem sleep is still...
    lucidtiff428 lucidtiff428
    18-21, F
    1 Response Oct 19, 2012

    Good Start

    I just recently got interested in lucid dreaming 3 days ago last nite i got my first good sign i had a false awakening were i got up and went to school i didnt realize what it was till i woke up.when i realized i had had a false awakening i did a few reality checks and knew i was...
    kylethedenile kylethedenile
    Feb 3, 2011

    My Experience

    I have had loads of lucid dreams since I was a kid. I thought it was perfectly normal until this past year when I learned most people don't ever realise they're dreaming. It was just always a natural thing for me. Apparently my father had a lot of similar dreams. I don...
    Melody08 Melody08
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Jan 30, 2009

    Obviously I'm Dreaming!

    I love lucid dreams. I am getting better and better at them. Last night I was dreaming about being chased when I stopped and said "Hey, this kind of stuff doesn't happen in real life." To make sure I am dreaming I always look at the floor and if the floor looks weird...
    SWATgirl SWATgirl
    26-30, F
    1 Response Nov 4, 2007

    Dream Sharing

    I have multilayered dreams. As soon as I realize I am dreaming I "wake up" and discover that I am in yet another dream. After going through layers on these dreams within dreams I finally reach a place in which I gain control over the dream. From this perspective I become the...
    Moonlightdreamer Moonlightdreamer
    41-45, F
    2 Responses Feb 5, 2011

    Its One Third of your Life!

    Most people just go to sleep and wake up, without any real memory of what was within those many hours. We sleep like a third of our life and to let that third to be unused, something that never happened or something you cant control, well, it seem like giving up third of your...
    AwakingDreamer AwakingDreamer
    22-25, M
    6 Responses Mar 22, 2009

    without a doubt im a lucid dreamer.

    every time i dream i have absolute control over it. im also bad of being a constant day dreamer but thats not the point heh...anywho i found out that i was a lucid dreamer. its not just a dream here or there its every dream i ever had. its weird because i also once woke up with...
    SMLMystery1 SMLMystery1
    16-17, F
    Feb 28, 2016

    This has sort of been a pretty new phenomenon

    for me :). I started experiencing lucid dreams about 2 weeks ago. At first I hated them, they terrified me because I felt trapped, knowing that I was dreaming.... But after googling and reading lots of different things I am starting to understand it a little more... To take more...
    ThunderAndRain123 ThunderAndRain123
    1 Response Jan 29, 2015

    I experienced it a long time ago,

    researched it, and am now having lucid dreams more and more often! what's your favorite thing to do in a lucid dream??
    DreamingKate DreamingKate
    18-21, F
    1 Response Jun 3, 2015

    I Kno I Cant Get Hurt

    alot of lucid dreams that i hav turn into video games kinda, lyk im in a war but i kno its a game and the pepl im shootng or wateva arnt actualy getng hurt anotha one is if im getng chased by sum1 i just thnk ~wel its just a dream so il just jump realy far away~ and i do, just...
    HellsAngel HellsAngel
    22-25, M
    Oct 17, 2007

    Teach Me!

    I have had lucid dreams before, but it doesn't happen everytime I dream.  How can I have more lucid dreams?! Also, I was wondering if anyone's ever tried running from a scary thing in a dream.  Whenever I try running it's like moving through mollasses or I...
    ithinkthereforeiam ithinkthereforeiam
    18-21, F
    3 Responses Nov 25, 2007

    In a lucid dream expectations control what

    happens. The trouble is that we have expectations from our waking lives that may prevent us from doing anything we wish such as flying, being free. Life is a dream. We are prevented from being free by our expectations. We expect to not be able to hold off a headache by willing...
    JoannaBe JoannaBe
    41-45, F
    1 Response Nov 6, 2015

    Former Lucid Dreamer.

    I used to be really good at this. Had lucid dreams at least twice a week but then I went out in the world travelling and alot happened to me when I was travelling I kind of was in a pretty dark place in my life. After a while travelling I had a really scary lucid dream; I...
    lovewarrior lovewarrior
    22-25, M
    Mar 10, 2011

    I change sceneries, but the usual is flying.

    I love it, it's addicting once you have a taste! It's been long since I've continued my lucid dreaming, or even kept a record of my dreams, but I experience them still. I can have one at will, if I wish to do so, but I haven't wanted to in a while so I usually just let the...
    Sophilu Sophilu
    22-25, F
    1 Response Jan 16, 2015

    I have been practicing Lucid Dreaming

    for a year or two and have had a few very short experiences.
    jackc45 jackc45
    22-25, M
    1 Response Apr 12, 2014

    Dude.. I think i ******* lucid dream.

    Does anyone know how to stop? I never committed to doing it. I never wanted too, but i'm doing out of nowhere.
    SmolChild SmolChild
    18-21, F
    Mar 15, 2016
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