Abraham Lincoln’s Prophetic Dream

According to History.com, Ward Hill Lamon, Abraham Lincoln’s former law partner, friend and sometime bodyguard—told a famous story about the 16th U.S. president’s premonition of his own death. According to the tale, just a few days before his assassination on April 14, 1865, Lincoln shared a recent dream with a small group that included his wife, Mary Todd, and Lamon. In it, he...
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Celebrity Nightmares

We all get nightmares from time to time, you know, those dreams that are so frightening they jolt us awake with our heart beating out of our chest and sweat dripping down our brow. Even celebrities experience this dark side of dreaming. As terrifying as they are, nightmares reveal a lot about ourselves and a lot about these celebrities who were brave enough to share them. Do yo...
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How to Remember Your Dreams

I'd have to say that the question I get asked the most is "What if I never dream?" Okay, that is probably the second most asked question, the first being "Is that your real hair color?" Anyhoo... it's surprising to me how many people think they don't dream. The truth is we ALL dream. It is a natural and necessary function of the brain. In fact, every 90 minutes throughout the n...
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I Had THAT Dream Again! Why We Get Recurring Dreams

Most of us have at least one pesky and persistent dream or dream theme that won't leave us alone. But why? Why does our subconscious go all Ground Hog Day on us and keep placing us in the same setting with the same struggle and with the same characters? In my research I have found that there are two main reasons for recurring dreams: One reason is that the recurring dream is...
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Looking in a mirror in a dream

Do you ever see your own reflection in a dream? Most people are unable to see themselves in a mirror when they dream… or when they do, they tend to look really strange! We rarely look like ourselves when we look into a dream mirror. The reason why is because our dreaming mind looks at our self psychologically, not physically. Below is a good example of how our dream reflections...
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Dismemberment dreams

Most of us consider ourselves to be pretty decent human beings. We wake up, have our coffee and watch a bit of the news, kiss the kids as they head off to school, we trudge through work, come home, get dinner on the table, kiss the kids goodnight, wash the grime of the day off our body, jump into bed then… dream we’re chopping up babies!! Wha??? Where did that come from? You...
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5 Warning Dreams That You’re About To Totally Lose It

Your kid’s not doing well in school, your workload at your job has doubled because some of your co-workers were let go, you’re not sure you’re going to be able to pay the rent on time this month and your mother in-law won’t stop meddling… grrrr! At least you can escape all this stress at bedtime. Well, maybe not. Unfortunately, the stress we deal with during the day tends t...
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