Lucid Dreaming Yet Awake.

by BrightWhiteDreams

It happened about a year and a half ago. One night I was exhausted and I lied down to go to sleep. I tossed and I turned for a while like I usually do, and then I finally found a comfy spot to fall asleep. As I was drifting off into dream land I heard something like scratching in my ear, too tired to care, I just ignored it and "fell asleep". Well you see, as I was lying there as soon as my eyes closed I began to dream very vivid dreams I can still remember to this day, yet I was still awake (I couldn't really fall asleep) and it was like as soon as I opened my eyes and looked around the room, my dream reality would vanish. The converse applied as well, as soon as I closed my eyes again, in that split second, the dreams would start again.

They all went by very rapidly and in one I remember I was drifting around my old middle school waving at all the people as I passed them. I opened and closed my eyes many times and would always turn over and look at the clock to make sure I wasn't losing it. When I tried to sleep again at some point I once again heard the scratching in my ear and it felt as though my hand was falling through the bed. I panicked naturally and proceeded to pull it back up, but it felt as though instead of pulling it back up, I actually pulled it out and it was though it was one with the air and in a sense, I could see it there within my mind's eye.

Scared, I tried to wake up but I couldn't move at all, I attempted to move my head, my arms, but nothing would budge and it felt sort of hard to breathe. After a while of lying there, staring at the clock, I finally was able to move again so I proceeded to go to the kitchen and get a drink of water before falling asleep the normal way again. Through all of it, only 5 minutes had passed.

More on Lucid Dreaming

Comments for Lucid Dreaming Yet Awake.

Average Rating starstarstarstarstar

Click here to add your own comments

Feb 02, 2008
by: Anonymous

That's truly amazing! But I have a question for you, in your "dream" could you feel things touch your face that were never there? I had an experience were I had volunteered at a nature park and was helping out with the monkeys, later that night when I fell asleep, I was dreaming while I was awake, after about a minute laying there, I had a dream where I was back in the park with the monkeys and one reached out and touched my face. The same moment the dream monkey touched me, I felt a real monkey hand touch the same spot on my face? In your dream you had an out of body experience, but I have no idea what I experienced. Please help.

Sep 07, 2007
Dreams are out of this world!
by: ZorbaZiv

Lucid dreaming can be a fascinating adventure into paranormal realms. Some find it easy to repeat at will, but most need practice.

Click here to read about the Lucid Dreaming Kit

Click here to add your own comments

Join in and write your own page! It's easy to do. How? Simply click here to return to Dream Meanings Project.

If you like this page, please share it on your favorite social channels...