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what methods have you tried to apply to get yourself to stop dreaming

Started this discussion. Last reply by bitch May 9. 45 Replies

I've read in this forum of people trying to stay away from things that trigger them to go into a fantasy world like music, some stopped eating certain food

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Jennifer replied to drifter's discussion what are you fantasizing about? in the group Maladaptive Daydreamers
"Confession: I've ALWAYS thought I was sick-minded because my daydreams consist of a young girl with a fatal disease, and her boyfriend trying to keep her alive. (Basically, in a nutshell, of course.) But, reading all of your comments, it seems…"
Dec 29, 2012
Amy replied to drifter's discussion what are you fantasizing about? in the group Maladaptive Daydreamers
"I hope you can go back someday. :)"
Nov 27, 2012
Gale Potter replied to drifter's discussion what are you fantasizing about? in the group Maladaptive Daydreamers
"I'm so glad you got to go back :)  I came from a very wealthy and highly educated family too but I missed the boat by 2 generations. I have lived at or below the poverty level most of my life. I can't get loans due to decades of…"
Nov 22, 2012
Amy replied to drifter's discussion what are you fantasizing about? in the group Maladaptive Daydreamers
"Is there any chance you could go back?  I was in community college and had to drop out several times due to circumstances as well.  Then I started going to a university in Maryland but again, had to drop out.  I finally started going…"
Nov 21, 2012
Gale Potter replied to drifter's discussion what are you fantasizing about? in the group Maladaptive Daydreamers
"That's one of my daydreams as well. To just go to community college. I'd be happy with that. I tried, had a 4.0 all 4 times I went, but each time had the rug pulled out from under me by either my health or finances. I scored so highly on…"
Nov 21, 2012
Amy replied to drifter's discussion what are you fantasizing about? in the group Maladaptive Daydreamers
"I get where you're coming from.  My DD is usually about a "better" version of myself, such as thinner, I don't owe the IRS thousands of dollars because of an error on my taxes (real life sucks sometimes), I've already…"
Nov 21, 2012
Gale Potter replied to drifter's discussion what are you fantasizing about? in the group Maladaptive Daydreamers
"It's kinda funny, I usually live in remote locations so I can't get psychiatric help. I often fantsize about a shrink that I talk to in order to help me work out problems in real life....or sometimes to show off my intellectual prowess…"
Nov 21, 2012
Amy replied to drifter's discussion what are you fantasizing about? in the group Maladaptive Daydreamers
"Perhaps the DD when we are young is "normal" but as we age, our psyche recognizes that DD brings about happiness, combats boredom, etc. and learns that it is a good coping mechanism.  So then the DD becomes more serious or involved…"
Nov 21, 2012
SwanInTheWater replied to drifter's discussion what are you fantasizing about? in the group Maladaptive Daydreamers
"Amy, I think it is totally possible that you could be compensating. I am sure that's why I do it. When I was really little it was just for fun but as I got older it was definitely compensation. I created a group of best friends because I always…"
Nov 21, 2012
SwanInTheWater replied to drifter's discussion what are you fantasizing about? in the group Maladaptive Daydreamers
"Currently my daydreams are about love, me and my dream guy. I bounce around different scenarios between us. Sometimes we are in a relationship, sometimes we are just friends but I am in love with him, sometimes we are just meeting for the first…"
Nov 21, 2012
Amy replied to drifter's discussion what are you fantasizing about? in the group Maladaptive Daydreamers
"Kacey, do you think this is just a daydream or do you think that you're daydreaming about a special man because there is something lacking  in your real life relationship?  (I mean no offense when I say that.)  That's the…"
Nov 20, 2012
Amy replied to drifter's discussion what are you fantasizing about? in the group Maladaptive Daydreamers
"Most of my daydreams are romantic in nature, and I'm always thinner, richer, have a better job, on vacation in some beautiful country, etc.  When I was in junior high and high school, I would write the stories down (sort of a teen version…"
Nov 20, 2012
jessica replied to drifter's discussion what are you fantasizing about? in the group Maladaptive Daydreamers
"I was married to Ben but then my past came back to haunt me, Sam who is a cowboy, lol! He kidnapped me and locked me in his gypsy cowboy style caravan. He would tie me and drug me up. His best mate hit in me in the head but Sam saved me and we fell…"
Nov 20, 2012
Kacey replied to drifter's discussion what are you fantasizing about? in the group Maladaptive Daydreamers
"For the last month I have fantasized about a man who doesn't exist. I have a fiance' but he pales in comparison to the man I have created. I've got to describe him. He's a Cajun from Louisiana. He's tall with black hair and…"
Sep 7, 2012
Adriana S replied to drifter's discussion How do you pull yourself out of a depressive state?
"I found God. And got involved at my church. Now I'm surrounded by people who love me and care about me. And if religion isn't your thing, you should try to hang out with supportive people. A person or a group of people who won't…"
Mar 29, 2012
lulu replied to drifter's discussion How do you pull yourself out of a depressive state?
"A trip to the shrink and an adjustment of meds 0_o. "
Mar 29, 2012

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At 8:57am on February 16, 2010, Cordellia Amethyste Rose said…
Unfortunately I can't stay focused when I study. It takes forever to learn anything. It takes hours longer than it should to do even the simplest tasks.
At 9:33am on February 14, 2010, Cordellia Amethyste Rose said…
Welcome Drifter. Thanks for joining.

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