I Close My Eyes And Watch As I Disappear

We All Have The Power

To let our minds be free

To roam the world and search and find

Anything and everything that makes us happy

We think we have to keep busy to get things done

Then why is it when we go to bed we are at peace

We seem refreshed and so relaxed

It seems like all lifes troubles stop

Only to continue the next day

Maybe if we spent more time dreaming our life would be different

Who knows if our dreams are the real reasons we feel so satisfied

If our life is just an illusion and when we are asleep

That is when life really takes place

Our minds live by expressing so many thoughts

What if all the thoughts we think when we are asleep

Are just waiting for us to act

Then as we make progress more and more dreams are revealed

So we can live finding our utmost passion

Many say we hold the secrets to this world in our minds eye

Where we can see things before they happen

Help others and live better lives

They say we only use less than ten percent of our brain

Maybe we can learn to use all our brain when we are asleep

Not when we are awake that would be an original thought

Some of the greatest minds over centuries all believe in meditation

Where we can quiet the mind and learn to see things diffferently

It takes practice and who wants to practice something we don't know to be true

What if ?

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kidscrafts 3 years ago from Ottawa, Canada

Deep thoughts Dream-On! It seems that indeed we use only a fraction of our brain. The sad part some people use it for bad purposes :-(

I am pretty sure that our mind continues to work when we are asleep. Often, I wake up with the solution of the problem I had the day before. May be I should sleep more to accomplish more ;-)

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DREAM ON 3 years ago Author

kidscrafts We have so much more to learn about our brain and the power of our thoughts.True there are bad people who do bad things.What is important is that most people are good and sharing that makes the world special and worth living.I am going to try to sleep and accomplish more too.The sky is the limit.Thanx so much.

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Mhatter99 3 years ago from San Francisco

Thank you for this opportunity for reflection. I have always thought myself the thoughts of others in action.

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DREAM ON 3 years ago Author

Mhatter99 To see into the future. The potential of all things,wisdom and the insight to do right.Can only be a good thing.The struggles along the way is such a small price to pay for happiness in every way.Thanx so much as we both go on our journey awake and asleep.Hope today brings you much pleasure.

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Gypsy Rose Lee 3 years ago from Riga, Latvia

The state of sleeping is an amazing one. If I can just drift off I'm fine. If something disturbs me before I just drift off I'm up and I can't sleep. However I must say that if I feel exhausted or stressed or any other emotion when I get into my bed everything is just fine in my world.

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DREAM ON 3 years ago Author

Gypsy Rose Lee When my head hits the pillow I'm out like a light.I sleep solid I don't usually remember anything.All I do know when I wake up I feel great.Thanx for reading and pleasant dreams.

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shiningirisheyes 3 years ago from Upstate, New York

Some of my most memorable moments happen when I am doing nothing. Happiness doesn't require me to be on the go, always seeking out new areas...sometimes it requires a quite evening on the front porch.

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DREAM ON 3 years ago Author

shiningirisheyes I love that so much.Can you feel the cool breeze.The sun is out.Enjoy your day.Thanx so much for readig and sharing.

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picklesandrufus 3 years ago from Virginia Beach, Va

You bring up an interesting topic. I do believe our dreams help us deal with our realities and know meditation is a very good thing. Good hub!

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DREAM ON 3 years ago Author

picklesandrufus I will keep practicing until I get it right.Exploring the world I see and also the one I imagine.Thanx so much for reading and I hope things are going well for you.

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DDE 3 years ago from Dubrovnik, Croatia

Always thoughtful and interesting hubs you have chosen a unique title each and was so much about the daily routine or life of one an excellent idea.

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DREAM ON 3 years ago Author

DDE Once again you have found a way to my heart by reading so many of my thoughts and ideas.With a big hug I thank you.It means so much to me when one person understands a little bit of my life.I hope your day goes wonderfully the way you want it.

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marcoujor 3 years ago from Jeffersonville PA

Dream On,

Your name is an amazing combination to me of a mantra and a favorite Aerosmith song.

I was drawn to this piece because of the value I place on Guided Imagery.

I believe our dreams and thoughts during sleep are meaningful and come from our soul...when the busyness of the day hits, things can go along more rotely.

Thank you for this lovely introduction and I look forward to checking out more of your work.

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DREAM ON 3 years ago Author

marcoujor To meet a new friend makes my heart beat faster.Having someone read what I wrote makes me smile more.Seeing a comment tickles my insides like a thousand little feathers moving ever so lightly.All I can say and do comes second to listening to you.Thanx so much and I hope you enjoy the Memorial Day weekend with your family and love ones.

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