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I Dream And That Keeps Me Up

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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    Haha, Dreams... ...

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

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    I know, perhaps learn to read your own dreams, pick up the key points, like for example, the colour that was in the dream or the number seen etc. then look up the meaning on this...
    kamachulu kamachulu 22-25, M 14 hrs ago

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    Forever having these weird dreams and my ex is always in them but i hardly even think about her anymore so why does she keep coming into my dreams?...
    PabLopez PabLopez 22-25, M 1 Response 14 hrs ago

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    I dreamt of him again last night. I thought the dreams would have stopped by now. I thought my feelings were gone but I guess not... I'm digging myself in deeper than I'd like to...
    oneandonly24 oneandonly24 16-17, F 1 Response 13 hrs ago

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    just had a dream last night...involved a dragon. It began with a dragon sitting on its throne in a large castle. However, this dragon wasn't alone, he allowed people to stay at his...
    jenniferholleran jenniferholleran 22-25, F 9 hrs ago

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    Okay so every night I dream of a girl, the same girl, and I don't know who she is. It's starting to get to the point where I know who she is but I don't. Someone told me that who...
    KarleeJo23 KarleeJo23 13-15, F 4 hrs ago

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    I've had a dream reoccurring. It's hard to explain so I will try, a lot of it didn't make sense but I'll try to explain it as best as I can. The first thing I remember is...
    Marcelofreitas Marcelofreitas 13-15, M 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    I have a reoccurring dream of tumbling down a cliff 😐 Pretty strange.
    KarleeJo23 KarleeJo23 13-15, F 1 Response 13 hrs ago

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    It's scary how real dreams can feel. How they can make you believe something's actually happened or that you'll wake up and someone will be beside you. People actually wonder why I...
    ForBetterOrForWorse ForBetterOrForWorse 16-17, F 13 hrs ago

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          Okay.. so I can't really come up with a more poetic way of putting it.. not right now atleast. I have slept for a sum total of maybe 7 hours in the past 8...
    pretender1326 pretender1326 26-30, M 1 Response 12 hrs ago

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    Idk why but im still dreaming about my ex when ive already gotten over her.
    yoshiyang yoshiyang 16-17, M 3 Responses 6 hrs ago

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    There are two definitions of dreams. The first one is the one that is happening inside our heads while we are sleeping. The second one is the one that we actually want to have or...
    ThelaughingSky ThelaughingSky 18-21, M 2 Responses Jul 12

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    Once again I keep waking up, I really want to sleep to escape that horrible, I keep having dreams about this person over and over again I really don't want to think about him, but...
    catxfreak catxfreak 18-21, F 3 Responses Jul 15

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    She just keeps walking into my dreams every now and then , people these days hahaha
    Life8227 Life8227 16-17, F Jul 16

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    Dreaming with the one that keeps me crying. Uff!😔
    peoplesHere peoplesHere 26-30, F Jul 22

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    These past couple of weeks have sucked. The worst feeling is watching your life and dreams fall apart and there is nothing you can do to stop it. I'm laying here turning options...
    avf24 avf24 18-21, F 3 Responses Jul 21

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    My mind keeps me awake all night long i can never go sleep because the moment i start to drift to sleep i think of something that keeps me up even later lol
    jaynick15 jaynick15 13-15, F Jul 5

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    Increase of spiritual power 275) 21st November, 1977, Monday. Early morning dream: One of my classmate Debasish said to me, ‘Dipak, I saw you in a dream with a very...
    Dipakda Dipakda 70+, M Jul 20

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    I have a dream.... I have many dreams..... I have made some of my dreams come true but not others. Why is that? Fear... Procrastination .... And waiting for life to happen instead...
    imjustadreamin imjustadreamin 41-45, F Jul 22

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    I'll see you tonight In the place where we meet in my dreams I'll hold you tonight Like I do every night in my dreams I can't wait for tonight Is it the same way with you, I hope...
    justalittlehuman justalittlehuman 22-25, F 3 Responses 2 days ago

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    Achievement of power to cross Samadhi 271) 10th November, 1977, Friday. Place: Makardah (Howrah). Early morning dream: I had a vision of many Jibankrishna devotees...
    Dipakda Dipakda 70+, M Jul 5

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    I'm consider myself a serious person and I definitely play for keeps. I meant everything that I said in my profile including my stories. And it's unfortunate that alot of people...
    texaschic35 texaschic35 31-35, F Jul 5

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    I think too much!! I have lots of worries, I think too much till the point I break! And things get to be so quiet, laying on the floor with tears and scratchy throat, then I...
    catxfreak catxfreak 18-21, F Jul 8

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    My thoughts are cabs And my mind is New York City ....AND IT KEEPS GOING..and now I have a keys and jay z "new york" stuck in my head. Meditation and body scanning is really hard...
    Mg89 Mg89 22-25, F Jul 21

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    All the time I just want to sleep But I always have something on my mind that keeps me awake And I always wake up Early for no reason
    andreaespe andreaespe 18-21, F 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    My prophetic dreams always revolve around my friends and family. As of yet I have not experienced a prophetic dream where it's focus was on a event or a stranger. I get these types...
    Liv4Life Liv4Life 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 1

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    Once i slept. It was noon after school. I was so tired, i slept for 10 hours straight. And in that time, i had the most unique dream. I would describe it as the dream of a lifetime...
    7ero 7ero 13-15, M Jul 7

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    I feel like most dreams can be simplified into 3 categories. 1. Dreams that are random, don't really have to do with anything 2.Dreams where your subconscious is trying to figure...
    Annapie Annapie 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 8

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    I haven't dreamed of like death or anything,but i have dreamed of simplie stuff,like i dreamed of accidently slicing my finger,then it happend but i didnt realise i had that dream...
    savannaharakawa savannaharakawa 18-21, F Jul 12

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    A lucid dream is any dream in which one is aware that one is dreaming. I don't always have them but when I do I can control my dream. At first I thought this was crazy when it...
    HockeyPlayer536 HockeyPlayer536 18-21, M Jul 8

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    Dreams…what can we say about it. Sometimes we don’t remember them anymore but sometimes we do remember them. They can have a meaning or they can just be thoughts who present...
    Lordmistery Lordmistery 18-21, M Jul 10

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    Today I had three distinct dreams that I can remember. I’ll describe each one in detail. In the first dream I was at my high school, but it looked nothing my actual high...
    BewareTheGonzo BewareTheGonzo 13-15 3 Responses Jul 13

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    I've put down two so far that are connected to each other on this site. They're really very strange, though at the time I experienced them I would have sworn that they were more...
    badgerman42 badgerman42 22-25, M Jul 16

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    Last Nights Dream I had I dream that I was downstairs in the living room and a dangerous heavy set and tall person was after me, and he was screaming "What are your...
    TheAnonymousINFP TheAnonymousINFP 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 22

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    25/06/14 I dreamed I was in some high-tech, modern futuristic hotel; it was beautiful. I was standing on a glass walkway at night, above the high rise rooms looking out to the...
    xSundip xSundip 18-21, M Jul 22

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    I dream I really dream of having my own place A place I can call home and raise my child in with all the love and happiness I dream of a successful career that will leave a good...
    nouraruon nouraruon 26-30, F 1 day ago

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    I dreamt that I was eating rose buds. Then I took them out of my mouth one by one. Then they bloomed immediately after they were taken out. I'm not a lesbian, as I think it could...
    EruIluvatar EruIluvatar 70+, F 19 hrs ago

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    It started in a house with a father I did not recognize. My father was the towns sheriff and it was in the medieval era. It was a pretty regular life. I went to some sort of school...
    Destinyyy Destinyyy 16-17, F Jul 4

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    ✏️ We were in a large room. Everyone was grabbing backpacks and duffles. There were people lying on cots… they were wrapped in sheets as though swaddled. They were sick, and...
    andthislittlepiggy andthislittlepiggy 36-40, F 1 Response Jul 4

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    When I get very sad upset hopeless suicidal I always feel like I'm just stuck in a dream and I need to wake up, expect to wake up. I feel trapped. The longer I go without sleep the...
    missmalady missmalady 31-35, F Jul 22

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    If I've been thinking about someone a lot, I'm bound to dream about them. So before I was married, I would often dream about crushes. I didn't mind that. :P As long as they were...
    brittanys13 brittanys13 22-25, F 1 Response 6 days ago