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I Sleep So I Can Dream

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    Dreams

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

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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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    My eyes are burning and my head is starting to hurt, yet I still can't sleep.
    ScarletRivers ScarletRivers 18-21, F 16 mins ago

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    I am off now. 😀 sweet dream...............
    mother1983 mother1983 31-35, F 25 mins ago

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    So i tried lucid dreaming and yeah it happened. sleep paralysis. all i remember was that i was laying on my back and i was looking up at the ceiling unable to move or talk and then...
    Alexander5050 Alexander5050 18-21, M 1 day ago

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    For about the last 3 nights I have had horrible nightmares when I sleep. They always get worse the more stress I'm under. These have been way worse than I'm used to. It doesn't...
    CallmeHopelessNotRomantic CallmeHopelessNotRomantic 36-40, F 2 days ago

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    I really need help with dream interpretation!! ): I keep having dreams of my enemy. Now, I only have one true enemy and she is pure hate and evil and is the definition of self...
    LadyLunaa LadyLunaa 18-21, F 3 days ago

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    I really need help with dream interpretation!! ): I keep having dreams of my enemy. Now, I only have one true enemy and she is pure hate and evil and is the definition of self...
    LadyLunaa LadyLunaa 18-21, F 3 days ago

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    I really need help with dream interpretation!! ): I keep having dreams of my enemy. Now, I only have one true enemy and she is pure hate and evil and is the definition of self...
    LadyLunaa LadyLunaa 18-21, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    I really need help with dream interpretation!! ): I keep having dreams of my enemy. Now, I only have one true enemy and she is pure hate and evil and is the definition of self...
    LadyLunaa LadyLunaa 18-21, F 3 days ago

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    every day I go in my little world full of love and peace;)     every night, when it's time to sleep my little world is - in the real world but with differences, of which I will...
    lovingCuteSmartGirl lovingCuteSmartGirl 18-21, F 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    For the last couple of years I've been having an inexplicable series of on-and-off dreams that take place in what I describe for lack of a better term as "incorporeal world." I've...
    lcz415 lcz415 26-30 4 days ago

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    Don't worry I'm talking about death. I mean that I wish my dreams could follow me into reality. Like in my dreams I can do anything, I can be anything. I can be a fierce knight...
    Foxyvan Foxyvan 41-45, F 5 Responses 5 days ago

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    I have always had fantasticly vivid dreams. I remember a horrifying nightmare from when I was five, but tonight I had such a surreal and lasting feeling from a dream, that I feel...
    Toddstool Toddstool 31-35 1 Response 5 days ago

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    I very seldom remember my dreams. As a child I remembered all my dreams and was very excited when I woke up to learn the meanings of them. Then something traumatic happened to me...
    cosmicburst cosmicburst 22-25, F 6 days ago

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    Oh my goodness me. I have never before been able to talk to anyone about this. This will sound crazy I kniw but I really need someones help pleaasee! I was 5 years old and...
    BabyUsagi BabyUsagi 18-21, F 1 Response a week ago

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    In my dreams, I am yours and you are mine. In my dreams, the lips I see from afar meet mine. In my dreams, we lay in each other's arms, and talk and giggle. In my dreams we gaze...
    VomitChick VomitChick 70+, F Jun 23

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    To die, to sleep. To sleep, perchance to dream—ay, there's the rub,. For in that sleep of death what dreams may come. - Hamlet
    klasik klasik 26-30, F 1 Response Jun 23

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    I had sleep paralysis today when I took a nap. But it wasn't scary like it normally is, I managed to use it to control the beginning of one of my dreams. I can't always control...
    moose73630 moose73630 16-17, M 1 Response Jun 23

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    It runs through my head over and over to be in love holding someones hand walking along the ocean barefoot, laughing and being silly even after being together for many years . I...
    YoungHeartedSoul YoungHeartedSoul 41-45, M Jun 22

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    I have dreamed of it so many times, and you know I have. I hope one day I can, if that day comes, and we are both ready. I fear though that as so many dreams are, this will just be...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Jun 22

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    Vision of future---leaving the accompaniment of devotees 372) 23rd October, 1979. Tuesday. Place: Makardah, Howrah . Early morning dream: I had a debate with a...
    Dipakda Dipakda 66-70, M Jun 22

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    6-19-15 I was in a place that reminded me of a school. The room looked like a gymnasium. The room started shaking and an alarm went off. They were saying it was an earthquake or...
    KitsuneNinja KitsuneNinja 16-17, F Jun 21

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    It's f***ing 5am and I cant sleep because I saw you in my dreams, you were a couple years older (like 10) probably I was too. You werr driving and so was I. I sent you and audio...
    PrincessAmidala PrincessAmidala 26-30 Jun 20

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    I am writing this story again, because I accidentally deleted it recently. Because my furry baby is too special to me, I feel I must write his story again, though please bear with...
    Ceeceeexperiences Ceeceeexperiences 46-50, F Jun 19

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    Worst one for a while. I dreamt that I met someone and was tattooed without my knowledge and then taken to a Dr when I was asleep. The guy I was with said I would be taken care...
    katariffik katariffik 31-35, F Jun 19

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    Okay so this happened a while ago but scared the living **** out of me. So I used to work at a vet clinic as kennel help. I had crazy hours, waking up at 4:30am to walk the dogs...
    AMB97 AMB97 18-21, F 3 Responses Jun 18

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    I've already begun a dream journal and am actively trying to alter my sleep patterns to optimize for dreaming. I haven't remembered my dreams in years but recently I have been...
    ThePlaguer ThePlaguer 16-17, M Jun 18

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    I went back to sleep after my last post and had another dream that I don't remember perfectly. I think that there were many different "me's." My family acted like we were sisters...
    PinkMellow PinkMellow 18-21, F Jun 18

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    Dreaming is a luxury, Like stopping-staring and beauty sleep. I’ll stop when I’m finished, And sleep is for the weak.
    distancerunner distancerunner 70+, M Jun 18

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    I found myself sleeping on the couch facing the hallway, I was sleeping at my cousin's place, a nearly invisible shadow crept towards me and it lounged at me as soon as I noticed...
    TheTofuMaster TheTofuMaster 22-25, M 3 Responses Jun 18

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    This happened last night. I just really need to write about this. I had a dream of my brother and I being murdered. It all started with my mom, brother & I in the car going for gas...
    Brenda2397 Brenda2397 18-21, F Jun 17

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    I had 4 dreams last night. One I don't remember but it was a nightmare. Another one our apartment was suddenly in a very sketchy location and there was barely any security. Also...
    PinkMellow PinkMellow 18-21, F 1 Response Jun 17

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    I dream very ****** dreams and I wakr up very tired and I notice I.v only slept for half an hour
    johnwick113 johnwick113 18-21, M Jun 17

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    Recently I've just been having crazy out there dreams and I remember them pretty well...and I've found that sometimes I re-remember dreams, which I have no recollection of at all...
    dcope52 dcope52 18-21, M 1 Response Jun 16

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    Finally, it has been so long I had an experience like this. Everyone have opinions and beliefs and this is mine: I dont believe we leave our body every night, I have a sense that...
    LoveUnite LoveUnite 26-30, F Jun 16

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    I've been sleeping on my couch for a while now, as my bed broke. Recently I've been having long, vivid dreams of witnessing murder or finding the dead bodies of my friends. Weird...
    JinxyGray JinxyGray 13-15, F 3 Responses Jun 15

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    I never had pleasant dreams when sleeping - I day dream good ones but not night dreams. I think it is a bit ptsd honestly - one day I wont have them anymore and looking forward to...
    blonde10 blonde10 36-40, F Jun 14

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    Modern science is just beginning to find this out. i have visited alternative "realities" that exists outside of space and time as we know it. Here is an excerpt from an online...
    Randy030 Randy030 26-30, M Jun 14

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    the bed ritual. ever want to ask your dreams something specific? try a bed ritual- it can be anything you want, but it has to be done before bed and it has to have meaning to you...
    DreamingKate DreamingKate 18-21, F 2 Responses Jun 13

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