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I Had A Daydream

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    I had a dream this morning

    where I was taking a class in college that I had already taken and passed with an 'A'. Before I woke up, I went to the advisers' office and told them of my conundrum, and they said they'd fix it up for me. I woke up about at that point. Once up, I got in the shower, and I...
    Drag0nMaster Drag0nMaster 18-21, F Jun 2, 2014

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    My Dream Of A Sweet Guy

        I day dream abouty a sweet guy. I dream about being with. I dream about being with him all of the time.What life would be like to be with him all of the time. I also dream of being with him with his family. That what my day dreams have been about.
    acjf acjf 22-25, F 1 Response Aug 12, 2010

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    I can't remember when I first got Maladaptive Daydreaming, but I do know that I got it at a very young age, perhaps 3 or 5, I would always pace wildly around the room when I was...
    Nordic5angel Nordic5angel 13-15, F 9 hrs ago

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    I daydream almost everyday, I pace subconsciously when I do, I often daydream about anime, I also have crushes on the anime characters, right now it's hetalia, do you daydream...
    Nordic5angel Nordic5angel 13-15, F 1 Response 9 hrs ago

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    I have had MD since about the age of 12. It initially started out as fun. Then, I'd lie on the sofa and close my eyes, and start daydreaming. I could go on for hours if I wasn't...
    Significant Significant 26-30, F 2 Responses Feb 21

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    I am daydreaming my life away. And I feel sad as I watch my life pass me by. I seclude and isolate myself most times so that I can exist in my head. I don't have any friends. I...
    Significant Significant 26-30, F 3 Responses Feb 17

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    Do any of you succeed in reducing the amount and intensity of daydreams? If so please share because I've had enough of it. Today i googled 'constant daydreaming' and found out...
    Tomster111 Tomster111 26-30, M 1 Response Feb 20

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    Do any of you succeed in reducing the amount and intensity of daydreams? If so please share because I've had enough of it. Today i googled 'constant daydreaming' and found out...
    Tomster111 Tomster111 26-30, M 3 Responses Feb 20

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    For me, my daydreams started as a way to deal with loneliness as a child. I used to sit in my room pretending it had a bunch of people with me and I was always very social and...
    MZF13 MZF13 18-21, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    I'm 16 and i've had really elaborate daydreams very often since i was quite young. I'll be listening to music or sometimes just staring into space and i'll be in my own little...
    HighlandHeather HighlandHeather 16-17, F 2 Responses Feb 4

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    When I started school, i was bullied and no one wanted to be my friend, no one liked me. They always said mean things and i had no self esteem So i made up imaginary friends, and...
    kitford kitford 13-15, F 1 Response Feb 19

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    I have dealt with MD all my life and I can say it probably closed some doors for me. It was impossible to hide. I can daydream about anything at any time. I often zone out...
    spaceyrick spaceyrick 56-60, M Feb 21

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    How do I know if i do have MD, or am simply daydreaming? I have a hard time focusing on certain things in my life, because my mind keeps wandering to my daydream. It will only...
    Rhymekins Rhymekins 16-17, F 1 Response Feb 10

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    The Psychologist suggested that my MD ( they didn't have that name for it back then) served a purpose for me or else I would have given it up long ago. She said it was common in...
    spaceyrick spaceyrick 56-60, M Feb 21

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    I don't suffer from Maladaptive-daydreaming; if anything I'm lost without it... I've had it since I was 11 years old. I love daydreaming, I love spacing out living a perfect life...
    SadlySafeeee SadlySafeeee 13-15 1 Response Feb 21

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    I can't figure out what I want with my life because when I start thinking a bit what I want, I get sucked into an elaborate daydream. I don't even know when I started, probably...
    Oneirophobic Oneirophobic 18-21, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    I was seriously abused as a child.I started to daydream to cope with my environment and twenty years later I spend most of my day daydreaming. Even when I am talking to other...
    abwill314 abwill314 26-30, F 1 Response Feb 6

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    I don't know if what I've been doing would be considered Maladaptive Daydreaming because it's not really centered around me. I'll get lost in these worlds centered around a T.V...
    Englandsgirl1818 Englandsgirl1818 16-17, F 1 Response Feb 5

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    Sometimes I day dream happy times in my past as a way to hold on to them. And other times I just daydream just whatever comes. And I honestly dont realize that Ive been daydreaming...
    londonbr1dge londonbr1dge 16-17, F Feb 6

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    I just found out about MD a week ago and I didn't think my daydreaming was much of a problem till then. Now that I think about it, I've wasted a lot of my potential and energy and...
    Oneirophobic Oneirophobic 18-21, F 5 days ago

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    Although I have not been diagnosed with anything as of yet, I would assume I have this condition after doing literally days of research. Around the age of six, my mind ran off to...
    LewisWilliams LewisWilliams 16-17, M 3 Responses 5 days ago

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    Tonight I tearfully discovered the term Maladaptive Daydreaming. I'm 44 years old and have wasted most of my life's potential locked up in my bedroom. I've hidden it from my...
    444EEEE 444EEEE 41-45, F 5 Responses Feb 9

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    I had this since I was a kid. I used to imagine different scenarios and put myself in it the way i wanted. I always could differentiate reality from theses scenarios. I always made...
    Houuse Houuse 18-21, M 1 Response Feb 21

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    Its getting harder everyday and the impulse to daydream is getting bigger since I've tried stopping. My mother and i were never really close considering she was always working and...
    jennixlo jennixlo 16-17, F 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    Well, they're installing "security" cameras at work today...so that 's going to cut down on my daydreaming here. Damn them for forcing me to be productive! lol
    Myzery Myzery 31-35, F 2 Responses Feb 6

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    I'm beginning to think my daydreaming are becoming more real than me awake in this world...serious....
    EternalViolet EternalViolet 26-30, F Feb 7

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    Sometimes I just can't stop thinking, I start daydreaming very easily and zone out all the time when I'm bored or tired
    crazy22d crazy22d 18-21, F 1 Response Feb 9

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    Sometimes I wish the daydreams were permanent.
    BloodStainedRabbit BloodStainedRabbit 18-21, T Feb 11

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    iam suffering from maladaptive daydreaming since I was a child I didn't notice until now because I enjoy it iam always alone have no friends only anime character but now I have to...
    whiterose2 whiterose2 22-25, F 2 Responses Feb 13

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    daydreaming is ruining my life I have no control over it.
    sal765 sal765 26-30, M 1 Response a week ago

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    my best friend from middle school moved away at the end of eighth grade but we still kept in contact. even though she was in another state we'd still find ways to do everything...
    amaracherish amaracherish 18-21, F 2 hrs ago

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    When I was 7 I started to wonder about a things in my life, like why I lived with my Grandmother and why I could only see my actual mother and father (separately) 4 times a year...
    MiserableMama26 MiserableMama26 26-30, F 1 hr ago

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    In my teens. From my bedroom window there were miles and miles of open countryside so I never bothered about shutting curtains if I was getting changed. Mum was out one day so I...
    simona27uk simona27uk 31-35, F 17 Responses 13 hrs ago

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    If anyone ever had a crush on me, I'd question what was wrong with them :)
    emilesfault emilesfault 16-17, M 10 hrs ago

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    Somebody said if they were my husband they would be upset with my stories and I wonder why???!! This is my place to vent.... My response to him is below. honestly I write it out to...
    ventingagain ventingagain 31-35, F 2 Responses 4 hrs ago

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    my first girlfriend was a red head that i had been friends with for years before we began dating in high school. she was wiccan (which i'm not going to pretend to know anything...
    amaracherish amaracherish 18-21, F 3 hrs ago

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    My Cuffs? Or Yours? I had just finished a 3 month fight with my boyfriend. We had lived together for more than two years and I loved him and wanted to marry him. I just found out...
    TexChik TexChik 31-35, F 1 Response a week ago

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    Ok here is the sequel. I wrote about an affair I had with a married preacher, long story short my husband walked in and caught us. I haven't been with the preacher again since...
    reddhot reddhot 51-55, F 6 Responses 5 days ago

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    I don't even know what to call this any more... I don't even know if i want this any more... Sorry this is going to be long but i need to just get this out there in some form...
    Prettybutterfly88 Prettybutterfly88 26-30, F 5 Responses 4 days ago

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    I have a 4 month old daughter she was born in September. in December I found out I was pregnant again. timing was terrible my relationship wasn't where it needed to be, my living...
    lis924 lis924 22-25, F Feb 14

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    it´s the story of my emotionally Disfunctional family Rich family, 500m2 house in wealthy suburbs area in Europe. father that does a stunnig Imperssion on Everyone. charming...
    majkel87 majkel87 26-30, M 1 Response Feb 15

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    I had a dream last night...It was a vivid dream, and it was of my father who passed away in 2008... here is my background... We had a very challenging relationship, my father was a...
    GOATSDOROAM GOATSDOROAM 41-45, F Feb 16