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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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    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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    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 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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    Haha, Dreams... ...

    Haha, dreams... I don't think I should get into them.
    GroovyFruitSalad GroovyFruitSalad 22-25 Apr 19, 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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    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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    I wish I didn't remember my dreams. I have been having nightmares from hell. My dreams are very vivid, I can remember every detail. I feel as if I dreamed the same dream over and...
    Southerncharm67 Southerncharm67 46-50, F 3 Responses 1 day ago

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    So I lucid dream every night! I don't always necessarily know I am dreaming, but instead assume I have the ability to access all of my brain (almost as if I have super-powers...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response 2 days ago

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    I woke up not to long ago from a nap and I had a dream about my brother. It's almost rare for me to dream about him but the past few dreams have be extremely emotional.~ My brother...
    xMellowButterflyx xMellowButterflyx 18-21, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    a teenage girl have the dream of romance with his favourite actora tennage boy has the dream of romance with his favourite actressa man has the dream of earning respect in societya...
    amarnathnaga007aarya amarnathnaga007aarya 22-25, M 2 days ago

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    Lucid dreaming And individual capable of controlling their dreams. They say it's best if you record down your dreams. And you have to realize reality vs dreaming. So like...
    blahblahblahxoxo blahblahblahxoxo 18-21, F 3 Responses 3 days ago

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    I'm starting to come around to the thought that everything in dreams can and does have a speculative 'meaning' not always a truth but in the sense of we dream what we know - I...
    SoberingBabySteps SoberingBabySteps 31-35, M 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    so there have been times where i have dreams and they happen within a month that it happens. i never remember when the dream happens but when the event happens i see the dream...
    Osazauhe Osazauhe 18-21, M 4 days ago

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    I have missed you so much. I got used to seeing your face every single morning of every single day. Seeing you in a dream is the only thing that keeps me alive in this world, and...
    Sahour901 Sahour901 26-30, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    Contemplate.. my favourite thing to do. I lie at night in total darkness with eyes wide open and visualize what is actually going on, what could've been, what should've been. It is...
    Vj24 Vj24 26-30, M 5 days ago

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    Just trying to keep my head up. Looking for jobs n trying to get into college at the same time while being homeless is Hard as hell with No Family support or Help what so ever. But...
    smileylove91212 smileylove91212 18-21, F 3 Responses a week ago

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    First dream I only remember end of but I don't think it was that long anyways. It was about a family, a mom a dad and a little boy and I think I was the dad? Anyways we decided...
    PinkMellow PinkMellow 18-21, F a week ago

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    I always have dreams there is catastrophe. the moon falls in my dreams. sometimes it's really freakishlu and violently breaking apart and looks "bloody". lately they're all about...
    cjsewall cjsewall 26-30, M 2 Responses Aug 25

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    Don't remember much of my dreams last night. The first one was very dark in atmosphere. My friends and I had bought a house together, but it was this really old house that was...
    PinkMellow PinkMellow 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 25

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    So I had a dream where I was Commander Shepard from the Mass Effect Series. Normally this wouldn't be all that weird for me but I was male Shepard in the dream. (I was also...
    WhimsicalKara WhimsicalKara 18-21, F Aug 25

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    It was cool, spooky and fun. The dream that I remember is the last one I had prior to waking up, damn, I wish I could have dreamt that dream for longer, in the dream it felt like...
    LoveUnite LoveUnite 26-30, F Aug 25

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    I had another headache a few hours ago, so I had to take a nap which I don't normally do, which resulting in weird dreams. The first dream I had didn't make sense. At all. It was...
    sarasakun sarasakun 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 25

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    I can't remember the details, just the main theme of the dream. My friends and I were going for a vacation in China. We've been planning it for months but when we got there...
    sarasakun sarasakun 18-21, F Aug 23

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    I believe dreams have meaning but I'm confused as to what last night's dream is trying to say. In my dream, I was the state I was before sleeping; thinking about talking to this...
    LionPrincess03 LionPrincess03 22-25, F 1 Response Aug 22

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    I am mildly concerned this morning that my dream is at best trying to warn me of my impending death, and at worst trying to actively kill me. I don't believe it really, but it was...
    ItisonlyI ItisonlyI 26-30, M 4 Responses Aug 22

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    I've always had very visual dreams but as I began to walk my Spiritual path my dreams became very vivid and would come in and out almost like part of a cycle. Sometimes I don't...
    ShesSpiritual35 ShesSpiritual35 31-35, F 1 Response Aug 21

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    I am a 13 year old white girl and last night I had this really strange dream. I dreamt that I was in the boxing ring fighting with a 10 year old black boy and that I was getting...
    laurenholliday laurenholliday 13-15, F Aug 20

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    I had a lucid dream the other night... In the dream I was lying in bed with someone and it was morning so I decided to get up. As I got up I felt something underneath my shirt and...
    bbykat bbykat 18-21, T 1 Response Aug 20

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    I am a 62 year old man. I've been having precognitive dreams since I was a small child. Most of my dreams are the usual sort that everyone has. However, some of them come true...
    bobeg52 bobeg52 61-65, M Aug 19

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    I can usually figure out what my dreams are trying to say, but I've been having trouble lately with two dream that I've had. they start out with fire. the details aren't really...
    DreamingKate DreamingKate 18-21, F Aug 19

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    Last night I dreamt that my father died. I've always had extremely vivid dreams and fortunately been blessed with the ability to lucid dream (which can have its positive and...
    scarletthaze scarletthaze 18-21, F 2 Responses Aug 19

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    I used to live in Seattle that's where I'm from but now I live in another state. But recently, just like last night I had a dream of me living in Seattle. I found myself...
    TwilightIvyStar TwilightIvyStar 26-30, F 1 Response Aug 17

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    Oracle of futureā€”It may be possible for human being to see Sri Jibankrishna in physical body 388 ) 25th December, 1979, Monday . Early morning...
    Dipakda Dipakda 66-70, M Aug 17

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    I do not mean dreaming as in what we see when we go to bed, i mean dream as in the hopes we have for life. After all that i have been through this past year and a half with health...
    RVFreeze RVFreeze 18-21, M Aug 16

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    I had the weirdest dream last night. I dreamed that I was in a gymnasium shooting baskets and there was a grizzly bear running around the gym chasing me. Who ever said that dreams...
    marlene41298 marlene41298 16-17, F Aug 16

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    I had a dream once where I was looking down upon myself from the sky it was sort of like astral projection except I wasn't in reality I was inside a dream. I normally dream like...
    Autumnflowers Autumnflowers 18-21 1 Response Aug 14

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    Lately I've been having dreams that flow in a sequence, meaning they change scenes. But last night, I only had one sequence. I was back at my old high school. I had walked into the...
    odessa94 odessa94 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 14

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    I was told recently that my dreams aren't normal -- which I knew as far as their themes/topics/plots usually go, but this person was just referring to the /way/ I dream. In my...
    MagnificentBastard MagnificentBastard 18-21, F 4 Responses Aug 12

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    Nightmare. I was younger, maybe 11 or 12? My parents found out one of my uncles (not my uncle in real life) had started running a summer camp. He had been a police officer or...
    PinkMellow PinkMellow 18-21, F Aug 12

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