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I Sleep So I Can Dream

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    Lucid Dreaming

    It is the most amazing experience. It is my vacation, my getaway, my fantasy world. Everything can happen there. It is my heaven. My one true place where I can do anything and everything, and the only consequence is a good, happy, refreshed feeling in the morning. I try as...
    BrownEyedMystery BrownEyedMystery 18-21 Mar 22, 2010

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    Tired

    I grow weary of reality, so sick of the stresses of my life that I'm worn out by the waking hours of the day, but I don't sleep to rest, I sleep to dream. I dream of another place far from this world, a place devoid of all this stress, a place where I can breathe freely and...
    invisiblyreal invisiblyreal 18-21, F 1 Response Sep 18, 2012

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    Some Spell

    I got out of bed early and watched rage on the tv and fell asleep but I was dreaming of a ghost of a great lover or at least a man I did love greatly .... came to me and held my hand and kissed my lips I ended up in a large old museum with huge bodies of relics and jurasic...
    IceEntice IceEntice 36-40, F Jan 5, 2013

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    Dreams

    Yes it's true, I sleep so I can dream.Good Night
    JimMorrisonRocks JimMorrisonRocks 26-30, M Aug 13, 2012

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    When I have inner conflict, I can't wait to sleep so I can dream and help solve the issue. Dreaming has a lot of representation in it about your deepest thoughts and desires, so...
    VeraRose VeraRose 13-15, F Aug 7

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    How To Have Weird Dreams.... We spend half of our lives asleep and dreaming. Often we wake up fascinated the next morning by what passed in the night when we weren’t even fully...
    nivanvc nivanvc 36-40, M 1 Response Jul 31

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    I got a very bad habit of doing this... and every time i do this i regret it as I wake up feeling crap, groggy and it affects me all day long! But i don't know what it is... the...
    MilweePetite MilweePetite 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 3

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    why does sleeping and dreaming give you comfort when you have a heart ache ? Why can't all those dreams come true? Why do i wake up with a wet pillow ? why do we have to suffer ?
    jayatri17 jayatri17 22-25, F 2 Responses Aug 6

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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'm always dreaming, and always thinking :D I can dream and dream and dream but I've got waaaaay too much logic in this brain to make something unrealistic. Which means that in...
    InternationalDarkness InternationalDarkness 13-15, F Aug 13

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    Ever try sleeping knowing the person you love most doesn't love you and never has? And then you have to suck it the eff up and act like everything is effing fine because you can't...
    CrazyHippieChick CrazyHippieChick 18-21, F 1 day ago

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    I'm sure it's peaceful, but then again if I desire that I could die anyday, becuase dying in your sleep can happen to anyone.
    leonelarocks leonelarocks 13-15, F Aug 3

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    Hugging the pillow when sleeping can be explained as the miss of a person you want next to you
    Zgs16 Zgs16 13-15, F 1 Response a week ago

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    This is something that is a nightly thing. Reasons why I can't sleep are the same nightly. This sucks because its been like this pretty much all summer and I go back to school soon...
    ador802 ador802 18-21, M 1 hr ago

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    Aching muscles, aching thoughts, aching desires. The boy I say I love the most, leaves me with an aching mind. Feeling the anticipation in my heart, as he grasps at my chest, but...
    casssss casssss 13-15, F 2 Responses 1 hr ago

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    Alright, more about me besides my fetish. It is almost 4am and I can't sleep. It's not the "I can't turn off my computer therefore I can't sleep," it's "I have been lying in bed...
    Hairaddict67 Hairaddict67 22-25, M 1 Response 3 days ago

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    Bad dreams... I have this problem with bad dreams.. Something will pop up during my day.. A text.. A comment.. Some news from my lawyer...anything and ill blow it off.. Continue...
    sunpea sunpea 36-40, F Aug 10

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    Upon reflection it was a really nice experience, and as I was in the dream, it was a really nice ambient sort of feeling, just me and her (more about dream below) , I've flirted...
    AIM97 AIM97 16-17, M 1 Response Aug 7

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    Last night I dream that I was n what I thought it was haunted house. It was night time and I was walking through this house hallways. Walls were bright yellow. I had a flashlight...
    bracamara bracamara 36-40, F Aug 10

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    I can't believe it I'm 50 years old and I not only had a vivid dream it was erotic and sexual usually I get aroused a bit the reach over and try to wake the old man up for a quick...
    Organia Organia 46-50, F 2 Responses Jul 24

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    I dated a girl all throughout high school. We started dating Freshman year (her sophomore year) and we dated up until she went off to college. I left her after she had been at...
    whoknows2014 whoknows2014 22-25, M Jul 23

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    Ever since I was a child I have had one of the worst cases of REM disorder (complex sleepwalking) in the history of my family, even worse than my still living grandfather's re...
    Lostsoutherner Lostsoutherner 26-30, F Aug 6

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    I'm sleeping 10 hours a day BUT i think I'm not really sleeping coz when i wake up i realize that what i dreamed of is not dreams actually its already happened around me in the...
    Wasanmid Wasanmid 22-25, F 2 Responses Jul 21

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    Sorry my auto correct is being dumb today I don't really sleep alot some days sometimes I get 2 hours of sleep some times I get 10 hours like last night I could not sleep then I a...
    AlliHastings AlliHastings 22-25 Aug 5

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    I was 13 when I had my first sp experience, it was one of the "normal" ones, you'd fall asleep waking up and your frozen and can't move ,you have weight as if something on top of...
    RNB123 RNB123 13-15 Aug 5

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    Stephanzt506 Stephanzt506 31-35, M 1 Response 2 hrs ago

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    My mom yells at me when i wake up a 11-12 but My meds have a side effect where you cant fa asleep...
    PierceTheGreen PierceTheGreen 13-15, F 1 Response 1 hr ago

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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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    Every day is a burden. It is really hard to pass each second of this life that I have been needlessly dragged into. I just want it to end, quickly and painlessly. I know how to but...
    Ricky2701 Ricky2701 18-21, M Aug 3

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    Ever since i way 14 i have had spontaneous sleep paralysis as much as 5 times a week. This used to scare the hell out of me as when in SP (Sleep Paralysis) not only am i not able...
    YouAgain YouAgain 26-30, M Aug 7

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    It's easy to forget my fears when I dream. That's the main reason I sleep so much. But unfortunately, I have been plagued with terrible dreams lately, and it's just not that fun to...
    PastaPyro567 PastaPyro567 13-15, F Aug 8

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    I just need to vent this out somewhere, cause there isn't really anywhere else I can. I'm currently running of 3-4 hours sleep per night, at best, because I'm really scared of...
    SuperLemon SuperLemon 18-21, F 3 Responses Jul 22

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    For the past month, I've been having a recurring dream about the girl I care about dying. And it hasn't been, some days I have it, most I don't, it's reached a point where I have...
    Nix0 Nix0 16-17, M Jul 24

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    Hello....I have tried astral travel and its never worked for me. I think it wants to happen to me however-- through sleep paralysis ... I say this cause it almost happened...
    Janeysunshine Janeysunshine 36-40, F Jul 22

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    In the past 72 hours .. I had slept around 8 hours and for the last 40 hours its 0.. but still not feeling like sleepy.. The only issue I am having is, I guess my brain is not...
    satyr1007 satyr1007 26-30, M 1 Response Jul 23

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    I had a SP experience on the way to Wisconsin while in the car, I thought I woke up I saw my arms just laying there like I was sleeping and I saw a sign and it said what highways...
    TheStillmanator TheStillmanator 13-15, M 1 Response Aug 7

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    Just woke up from a nightmare. Sigh. The first dream I was at school. I was in a class where after we finished our project each day, we were required to sleep with our partner on...
    PinkMellow PinkMellow 18-21, F 4 days ago

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    The first one last night all my family was leaving to go to church. But I couldn't find anything I needed. I ended up making everyone late. (In the dream I apparently had made...
    PinkMellow PinkMellow 18-21, F 1 day ago

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    Last night I dreamt of an alien invasion. Lots of bright yellow spherical UFOs. My feelings in the dream were very intense. I have had dreams before where I woke up next to my now...
    tlee5001 tlee5001 22-25, F 2 Responses Jul 21

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    When I was little and still sleeping in my perants room i would always get this dream were I was falling down this long rainbow tunnel and like it never stopped I was so scared I...
    baconismycat baconismycat 13-15, F Jul 23

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    I have very vivid dreams sometimes. Everything down to the last detail. Even to the point where I can read the titles and authors of books, or the name of that cafè on the corner...
    PlushyCake PlushyCake 22-25, F 1 Response Jul 28

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    At the end of the day As I lay my head down, My eyes close and slumber Slowly starts to find me. I see your smile... your eyes. Feel the touch of your hand. Here I can taste your...
    SweetKiester SweetKiester 36-40, F 2 Responses Jul 29

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    Lately I been having really bad dreams that don't stop so I'm really to scared to fall back asleep because they seem to scary . My first dream was me dreaming in the exact...
    riaa777 riaa777 18-21, F 3 Responses Aug 2

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    As I close my eyes white flashes cross my lids and soon follows the deep, rumbling bass of Thunder. The weather is as tumultuous as my mind and still i try to curl deeper into my...
    ayndostoy ayndostoy 26-30, F Jul 21

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    Hello there, I had a dream a few weeks ago about Lucifer, basically what happened was the day before I had the dream I was in town and there was this preacher on the corner talking...
    missthing02 missthing02 18-21 Aug 12

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    But I sleep rather weird.. Often (like every night) I toss and turn and snore a little like other common things. The uncommon thing though is that I moan in my sleep. Every night...
    DepressingKayla DepressingKayla 16-17, F 5 days ago

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    I have always hated dreaming, always. My dreams have always been so realistic and sometimes I do not remember what is real and what is not. Don't get me wrong some dreams are...
    Simplyme98 Simplyme98 16-17, F 2 Responses 3 days ago

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