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The Odd Beginning - Body Freezes When I Tell Myself I'm Dreaming

Today I had my first lucid dream. But before I go on i'd like to mention I am constantly aware I am in a dream, but when I announce out loud "I am in a dream!" my body freezes and enters what I think is sleep paralysis. But in this paralysis-like state I hear static, buzzing and see a triangle, I usually just calm my body and wake up, but this time I didn't.

Now onto my story. I was at Walt Disney World with my two brothers and we excitedly ran to the haunted mansion, we went straight onto the ride. I realized quickly and said to myself "Wait..i'm at Disney? Ok this is too weird. I am obviously dreaming."

The second I told myself this I felt frozen and saw the triangle again. I got used to this odd paralysis state and said in my mind "Whatever this is getting old." When I said that to myself I woke up in a room with star-like walls I felt very lucid and I questioned if I was dreaming or not.

I remember seeing some large blue thing saying there was a spider I followed the blue thing and the spider was a tiny blue sock. That's all I remember of the dream but it was very strange and I was happy to pull off my first lucid dream out of years of studying.

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Oct 16, 2015
Freeze NEW
by: Traveler

The Freeze = Sleep paralysis, Which for me is a gate to go out of body experience in realtime

When you Freeze(sp) try to stand up with your mind.

Feb 27, 2016
Spider is a sock NEW
by: Anonymous

This is totally weird, but I Also had a dream (non lucid) about a sock being a spider, not anything to do with lucid dreaming I just thought it was funny

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