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I Dream And That Keeps Me Up

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    I'm An Escapist.

    I dream absolutely fantastic things. From catching a serial killer with the cast of a video game, to watching a clown kill my ex-husband (I was not happy), to being abducted and living on Mars, running away via swimming up the St. Johns River (which ends in a waterslide)... There...
    Mycenia Mycenia 26-30, F Jul 23, 2008

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    Dreams..

    sometimes dreams make me twitch so hard that I'm actually waking up. Completely scared. But normally I am able to return to sleep after some minutes.
    deleted deleted 26-30 Jan 21, 2008

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    my Dreams Are My Guide W...

    my dreams are my guide while taking the path of my life..anyway, i'm not here now without my dreams..it really keeps me going.
    jaysel jaysel 16-17, F Apr 19, 2008

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    Haha, Dreams... ...

    Haha, dreams... I don't think I should get into them.
    GroovyFruitSalad GroovyFruitSalad 22-25 Apr 19, 2008

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    Sometimes I Think I've Onl...

    Sometimes I think I've only gotten this far because of my dreams. The circumstances of my life are not only dull but hopeless. I have the wildest dreams about things that can never happen and I blur the distinction between dream and reality to the point that I live life thinking...
    celandine celandine 22-25, F Dec 21, 2006

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    Dead In The Water

    I can't remeber the last time i had a dream that ended well. This one has stuck with me, i was in this forest and i came into a clearing with a large house and pool, it was a great day sun shinning birds singing and all that. I decided that i wanted to go swimming and jumped into...
    janelle2122 janelle2122 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 13, 2010

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    Most Recent One

    I was on the phone with my boyfriend in a hospital waiting room. I was crying and asking if he could get someone to come get me because I couldn't drive and I was much closer to him than to my parents. I had been on the way to see him and stopped at Walmart in Hope and...
    alisheaskylar alisheaskylar 26-30, F 4 Responses Nov 21, 2008

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    My Dreams Have Demons

        Like most people I have my warm and fuzzy dreams, were I dream of being rich and powerful...But it's not those dreams that keep me up...Its the dream of Iraq that keep me up some times when they start I can wake from my sleep then go back to sleep and sleep the...
    longgun longgun 31-35, M 2 Responses Jul 23, 2008

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    Few months back, you would often come in my dreams. We were together at that time so I thought its normal to have you in my dreams. I never had you in my dreams since you left...
    lovemylife2210 lovemylife2210 26-30, F 1 Response 24 mins ago

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    How is this for a weird dream? Last night, I dreamt I was walking along a street when a car pulled up alongside me. It was a guy from EP, though I have never seen a picture of him...
    Carissimi Carissimi 56-60, F 7 Responses 5 days ago

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    I do lucid dreaming. I'm not sure if I have ever tried paralysis dream. I think it was in August 2014 I found out, I do lucid dreaming. It was my first evidence, but I found out...
    Carpunia Carpunia 41-45, F 5 days ago

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    My most recent dreams have been a collection of pure randomness and confusion, I have two a night, waking up between 3 and 5 before falling back asleep and into a different dream...
    Kattastrophe Kattastrophe 18-21, F 6 days ago

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    some people said dreams could be reflections(direct/indirectly) of our inner psyche, im beginning to believe, not as much of the random events/people in my dreams. Rather, the...
    sommersjo sommersjo 36-40, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    Well, I am a Lucid Dreamer, have been for a long time. So much so that it's been five years since i've had a true nightmare because I'll simply turn around and walk away from...
    ProcessOfBecoming ProcessOfBecoming 18-21, T 1 Response 6 days ago

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    Merging of waking state and Dream state 379) 3rd November, 1979, Saturday: Noontime dream: Two of the senior students of my ex-Agricultural College were telling me that they had...
    Dipakda Dipakda 66-70, M 6 days ago

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    Sometimes i don't like to dream. Because sometimes, i have little dreams of the future. But i tend to not remember them until that moment is happening. It feels like "de ja vu...
    SwizzleDragon SwizzleDragon 16-17, F 3 Responses 6 days ago

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    Dreams ive had this week: It was at night and for some reason i lived with my mother and stepfather(both are dead now,mom was murdered several years ago and the trial for the guy...
    usernameagain9 usernameagain9 36-40, M 1 Response a week ago

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    I have been lucid dreaming since I was little, but sometimes when I ask myself if I'm dreaming it all goes into a spiral and turns into like a constant dream change. I don't mind...
    abp62626 abp62626 16-17, M a week ago

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    I had to share this dream with you even though it isn't really my story to tell. This is why I call my 6'7'' friend a gigant dwarf. A few years back he, our two female friends and...
    Vanaheim Vanaheim 31-35, F 1 Response Jul 19

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    My ultimate goal in life is to travel the entire earth, and by that I mean every single state of every single country !! I don't take life so seriously , so probably people would...
    ROB44OTTO ROB44OTTO 16-17, M Jul 19

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    I saw the spirit of a dead preacher in my dream. He was in his young version and he was comforting me. While I believe that spirits are demons on earth so in my dream I was...
    HigherCalling HigherCalling 26-30, F Jul 18

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    For like a week now I've had these weird dreams, some are completely random and some are kinda relevant in someway to my life right now, but there's been one person who's been in...
    SuperDuckey SuperDuckey 18-21, M 2 Responses Jul 17

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    I have noticed that sometimes when I am dreaming I feel if it's real life. I can't tell sometimes. Say I fall asleep in a place and in my dream I'd be in the same place doing stuff...
    prettyynicole prettyynicole 18-21, F Jul 17

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    Last night, I had too very strange dreams. Dream #1: I was at a friend's house because someone was controlling the minds of all of our classmates (evidently this dream sent me...
    PinkSpotlight PinkSpotlight 18-21, F Jul 16

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    I had the most amazing dream and it happened when I'm feeling some kinda way about myself, sad, depressed, like another wandering soul. The dream itself was not a huge fantasy that...
    AkariYama AkariYama 18-21, F Jul 16

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    So there is one particular dream I will never ever forget. I have Trich (hair pulling disorder) and one night I was pretty much begging for some kind of answer to help me stop...
    mcoulter94 mcoulter94 18-21, F Jul 15

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    I could and still can see a great many things in my dreams, but I mainly dream about the future, I dream about the apocalypse, I dream about my future in the coming years, most of...
    GaiusJuliusCaesar GaiusJuliusCaesar 13-15, M Jul 14

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    The Big City Hotel Okay, I must admit this dream was a little weird, and I don't know what to make of it. However, it was very vivid and real, and soon after I woke up I wrote it...
    BadPam BadPam 56-60, F 2 Responses Jul 14

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    my mom passed away 11 years ago. she has visited me a few times in my dreams and generally it is for support when I have needed her. recently I had a dream where she was sick...
    loveandlight29 loveandlight29 26-30, F Jul 13

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    my mom passed away 11 years ago. she has visited me a few times in my dreams and generally it is for support when I have needed her. recently I had a dream where she was sick...
    loveandlight29 loveandlight29 26-30, F 2 Responses Jul 13

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    I remember every person I've ever purposely killed in dreams. (Not counting accidental kills because I had TOO MANY of those nightmares as a kid to keep track of, and not counting...
    PinkMellow PinkMellow 18-21, F 2 Responses Jul 12

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    I don't know if I really need to share this because this is something an unusual dreams for me but I want to find an answers for my dreams though. I don't know if you gonna believe...
    19chum 19chum 18-21, M 7 Responses Jul 11

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    It's weird how vivid my dreams can get and at the best of times they aren't so bad but man... they do get strange. and I mean really strange. Such as extreme deaths or seriously...
    koalabisch koalabisch 16-17, F 2 Responses Jul 11

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    I have been really depressed about my life lately, and so I had this strange dream tonight. I haven't had quite a dream in a long time, so it obviously caught my attention right...
    EmbracetheInfinite EmbracetheInfinite 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 11

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    I had a dream that I was helped by a chick to regain my memory of a pastlife which enable me to have enourmous power. The chick was blessed by a goddess. However in the dream she...
    lastassassin lastassassin 22-25, M Jul 11

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    So I had a dream about someone I'd be speaking to here on EP. But what I got from the dream was not trust that person. I haven't told the person this because it was just a dream...
    Muffin216 Muffin216 26-30, F 1 Response Jul 10

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    So, for all through out my years, I have always remembered my dreams. I am a person who ALWAYS dreams unless I am supper tired. And my dreams can get pretty weird. o.o like...
    Ildas56 Ildas56 22-25, F Jul 10

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    I JUST HAD MY FIRST EVER LUCID DREAM 🌙 Prior to lucid dream: I was with my mum and both my sisters. We were going on a trip in a vehicle. I looked out of the window and saw a...
    dreamyhaze dreamyhaze 13-15, F 3 Responses Jul 10

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    I dream. Every night! Unlike the majority of people, I dream every time I sleep and I remember all of my dreams. I've never met anyone like me, although it seems that these people...
    themeaningofmydream themeaningofmydream 26-30, F 2 Responses Jul 8

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    I have before without trying but I desperately want to learn how to dream lucidly at will. There are things I feel I need to do in the dreamworld, people to attempt to contact and...
    enodster enodster 36-40, M 1 Response Jul 8

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    This has happened quite often, more often than I'd care to admit to myself, really. This is just a random experience I decided to share I suppose. I had another dream that came...
    8DayDreamer8 8DayDreamer8 16-17, F Jul 8

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    Indication of lifelong experience of realizations 375) 3rd November, 1078 . Saturday . Morning dream: I saw myself eating fried soft rice in a bowl with many...
    Dipakda Dipakda 66-70, M Jul 8

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