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Lifting Off The Bed!

by Justin
(Kentucky)

I'm not sure if what I have experienced is sleep paralysis. It happens quite rarely and I can vividly remember every occurrence.


The first time it happened I was around 15 years old. Sometimes they are more intense than others. Some last longer than others. I call them my "episodes".

Last night at the age of 39, had one again. In the midst of a rather vivid dream. I felt the spikes of energy start to pop off in my head, then they start to move through my body. Then the energy starts to build throughout my entire being until I'm vibrating and buzzing like sparks are about to start shooting out of me.

At this point I start to feel myself lifting off the bed. Then slowly the energy starts expend and feel myself lowering back to the bed.

In the past, I've always tried to rationalize that it was just my nerves making me feel like I was becoming weightless. However, it was quite cold last night and I was under a heavy blanket, and as I felt my body lifting off the bed, I also felt the blanket forcing to keep me down!

This is extra disturbing. I just want to know what's wrong with me. Anyone else have this happen?

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Dec 05, 2017
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by: Anonymous

yep, thats my classic sleep paralysis, i can float around for what seems like hours before i land and wake up! crazy isn;t it!

Jul 17, 2019
Lifting off bed and being hurt in all of them
by: Dustin white. Age 31 newnan ga

About a month ago i had my first episode it felt like a demon or something throwing me around the room and it really felt real could not move or call out for help. Tonight on 7.16.19 i had three within abot 4 hrs floating to the ceiling and spinning really fast still could not move or call for help. Then somthing was dragging me though the woods covered in briars from the tree tops to the ground while i was standing still no movement or calling for help. The last one was the weirdest but less scary while standing was drug into a house that was completely empty but somewhat normal house with a large window strait in the back of the house. This is the only one i have had with someone else in it. After waking electrical pulsing going through my face.

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