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I Write Down My Dreams

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    i love to write down my dreams and figure out what my subconscious is trying to tell me, most of the time it actually fits with what i have going on in my life.
    ForeverNotMaybe ForeverNotMaybe 16-17, F Feb 18, 2012

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    Living Out A Dream In A Dream

    I have always always always dreamt of being the captain of a sail boat. this dream brings me thousands of miles south of where i live in reality.I was down in the carribian islands standing on this beautiful white and blue detailed dock, hands in my white dress pants, eyes...
    jakedouble8ch jakedouble8ch 16-17, M Feb 20, 2011

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    Every time I write my dreams down,

    or read them to myself I feel so heavy like I feel this dark heavy presence in me. My dreams are really weird and inoccent but when I write them down I feel so depressed even though I have nothing to be deppresed about. Is this just me or others feel the same way ? Idk what's...
    xomim xomim 16-17, F Jan 25

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    Best Way To Start The Day.

    I've been doing this for almost a year, at this point. It feels so good to wake up with dream sludge dripping into my waking life, and to then overcome the urge to just slip back into oblivion, grab my dream journal, and write down as much as I can. Any day that starts like this...
    trashbag trashbag 22-25, F Jan 25, 2012

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    Well I Just Wrote Out One For You Guys

    haha- i am so embarrassed i thought we share our dreams in this group.oh well so yeah i write down dreams sometimes-like the one in the carribean its embarrasing.and i try to make sense of it but it makes no sensedoesn anyone have input?
    jakedouble8ch jakedouble8ch 16-17, M Feb 20, 2011

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    Story Ideas

    Since I have such weird dreams, I figured that they are fantastic source of ideas. And the best thing I'm only ripping off myself by using my dreams in my stories. It's a total win/win!It also makes for some interesting reading I look back and read some old dreams of mine.
    IdleTraveller IdleTraveller 22-25, F 4 Responses Jan 11, 2010

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    I Write Down My Dreams

    Every time I can, I write down what I can remember from the previous night's dream. To often I'm not able to remember what happened, and when I look at what I've written down before I'll remark, "I actually dreamed of that?! Word." One dream, tidbit, I think about often is...
    darkarts101 darkarts101 26-30, M Jun 2, 2013

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    Although I Don't Know Their Meanings....

      My dreams have always had various elements that have confused me such as plaid pumpkins, overflooding river systems and a bunch of color. And although I haven't gotten to a point where they are nightmares for the most part, they do get me wondering what my unconscious...
    Dormantdrakon Dormantdrakon 22-25, F 5 Responses May 1, 2009

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    Related Experiences

    Whenever I am puzzled or mad or sad or happy I always need to write it down as someway to express my emotion I am feeling it works great
    alexann4ever alexann4ever 13-15, F 1 Response Jul 15

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    ...as you can see.I love to write and also do it on paper.I think a lot,meditate a lot about all...it is like a need to put out there all what is inside.I stopped doing it for many...
    4biandu 4biandu 26-30, F Jul 15

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    I had dream last night that I went to a family party in Salinas. I invited my guy who likes me, even though I know he likes me I just invited him as a friend. In the party I was...
    Idreamtowaketofindthefate Idreamtowaketofindthefate 18-21, F Jul 5

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    Sometimes it helps to hear that you aren't wanted from someone you truly love. You needed that tiny hope you have been keeping to die. And you need to hear more of how meaningless...
    iamnotshy iamnotshy 22-25 Jul 3

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    i dont even feel like im living anymore... just exsisting...
    deadrosez deadrosez 16-17, F Jul 8

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    I wonder who I am to them? People always assume I have many friends. Yes I did have but not really many can call as friends to me. They are just by passing my life. although they...
    EasyOrange EasyOrange 18-21, F Jul 11

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    I may be trapped as a prisoner in my mind, but i am free from the compulsion of eating; when i wake i am hollow, light headed and free; i am light on my feet...
    Etherealinsanity Etherealinsanity 18-21, F 3 Responses Jul 13

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    Used to years ago. Same with keeping a diary. Got too depressive in the end so I stopped.
    picklebobble picklebobble 46-50, M Jul 13

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    The most prominent thought in my head right now is: "why am I not asleep!?!"
    emilesfault emilesfault 16-17, M 1 Response Jul 13

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    she’s different. she doesn’t need anyone. even if she's surrounded with family and friends, she wouldn’t really belong to them; she belongs to no one... ...she is off in...
    Etherealinsanity Etherealinsanity 18-21, F 3 Responses Jul 15

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    I walk slowly, but I never walk backwards... Gotta always keep this in mind. Small steps. Take it one day at a time. Sometimes it's a long road to get to your dream. It's...
    EnigmaSings EnigmaSings 22-25, F 1 Response Jul 15

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    I am constantly trapped between my conscious and subconscious; a girl with deluded determination and a mind often overridden by thoughts... I am a dreamer living in reality...
    Etherealinsanity Etherealinsanity 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 19

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    She wanted to be the Phoenix; to be something extraordinary rising from the ashes of her family.
    Etherealinsanity Etherealinsanity 18-21, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    I was told by my doctor to journal my life to reduce depression and stress. It helps me think through choices I made and future decisions to come.
    Moelyn95 Moelyn95 18-21, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    It's strange but it seems the more I let people in... The more they tend to run. Perhaps not, perhaps it is just how I feel. Maybe the image of what they portrayed is shattered...
    snugglepie snugglepie 31-35, F 3 days ago

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    It might not make sense, but this is what I was thinking about a few nights ago: Why is it that the people who you let get close are the ones that end up hurting you the most? Why...
    ConcealedWildheart ConcealedWildheart 13-15, F 3 Responses 3 days ago

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    Yer I do to but not on a paper but in my subconscious mind. It will be accessed when it's the right time to do so.
    kamachulu kamachulu 22-25, M 1 day 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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    I mean, analytically. Not just out of passing whimsy. I put a bit of effort into writing them as clearly as I could and those of you who have ever tried to write down a dream no...
    badgerman42 badgerman42 22-25, M Jul 16

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    That sensation of emptiness when you have so much to write but you just can’t formulate your thoughts into coherent sentences or find the right words to use. That feeling you...
    BewareTheGonzo BewareTheGonzo 13-15 4 Responses Jul 11

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    So since i just wrote my first post a few seconds ago, I realized that,I actually LOVE the Experience Project. Its such a beautiful platform to just type away! With no one to...
    jpereira711 jpereira711 22-25, M Jul 9

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    There was a time when I wrote poems in my diary.That was when I was in school.I did not get any of them published I did send one to a magazine but it was rejected.Whatever I write...
    restored87 restored87 46-50, F 1 Response Jul 17

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    Constantly I have ideas for new stories which I have to write down before I forget. Currently 25k into the novel I'm working on (fantasy/steampunk) my goal is to at least reach...
    jay1138 jay1138 26-30, M 3 Responses Jul 19

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    I think I wrote this one about accepting loss and letting go. one of the hardest things to do. enjoy... write down your feelings and set the pages on fire. it's a way of...
    exiled11 exiled11 31-35, M 1 Response a week ago

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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 11 hrs ago

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    Zombies, Zombies Everywhere!! I was with this group of people, on a normal day on our way to a sort of Job Fair . We walked through the parking lot of a some chain stores when we...
    Shad0wCat Shad0wCat 18-21, F 5 Responses 3 hrs ago

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    To Write Love On Her Arms is an amazing non-profit organization that aims to help many people with self-harm, thoughts of suicide, addiction, and depression. "The vision for...
    PeaceBatman PeaceBatman 22-25, F 13 hrs ago

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    Dreams I will love you boldly... In a way that feels as if love never existed before us... It was created just for us, you and I alone… My heart beats only for you… In a...
    QueenAwesomePants QueenAwesomePants 36-40 15 hrs ago

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    For the first time in a while, I had a few nightmares last night, despite them rarely happening to me. Anyway, intertwined in last nights dreams, I had three nightmares. The first...
    SteeredAxe SteeredAxe 13-15, M 1 Response 9 hrs ago

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    It is another lonely night.In this chaos that i am living i would really hope to have someone who could understand me and help me to move on. I came across with that song from...
    Ralphael Ralphael 18-21, M 7 hrs ago

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    Well, here's a little background. My boyfriend and I (although we are going through a rough time at the moment) have been together for almost five years and next year we are...
    fairytalesandspiderwebs fairytalesandspiderwebs 18-21, F 6 hrs ago

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    You Look Yummy :) This dream absolutely terrified me as a kid. Just thinking about this godforsaken nightmare sends huge amounts of fear crawling down my spine. I say this with...
    NFDenmark NFDenmark 16-17, M 2 Responses 1 hr ago

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    here's an epilogue I just wrote for I book i didn't know I was going to write... epilogue there are very few clouds in the sky. the sun is setting on the distant horizon. the...
    thefandomthief thefandomthief 13-15, M 35 mins ago

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    Day after day, night after night, I lay down in my bed... Starting to be curious Then I think about all the problems, the passive-aggressiveness, and the fights. I start to get a...
    KontGat KontGat 13-15, M 1 hr ago

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    The Broken Girl It’s strange how one can feel so alone in a crowd In a room full of hundreds of people yet you feel no one around I feel this way often At school I pass...
    CaliCoRex4 CaliCoRex4 13-15, F Jul 6

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    Every few years I have a dream that I'm at a funeral. Sometimes I know the person (they're still living btw) and some dreams Idk who they are. They always get out of the casket...
    liquorxsmile liquorxsmile 22-25, F 1 Response 15 hrs ago

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    I love dreaming, our troubles and thoughts work there way out through our dreams, I have kept a dream diary for years, and I never fail to see the link between them and my everyday...
    faceily faceily 41-45, F 2 Responses 12 hrs ago

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    So if u read my last post ,I have these types of dreams but my friend really focus in on them Here's an example So there's this competition on in our school that u can only enter...
    Life8227 Life8227 16-17, F 1 Response Jul 19

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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 like to write and read stories. When I write I usually write about my feelings. I was thinking about writing a book. But I don't know how to start off. I always have a idea what...
    lorrena19 lorrena19 18-21, F 3 Responses 13 hrs ago