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Do you daydream a lot?

Yes
68
99%
No
1
1%
 
Total votes : 69

Daydreaming

Sun Mar 16, 2008 11:04 pm

Every day, I find myself in a daydream world. In lessons, at home, travelling in the car. I am constantly daydreaming. Does anybody else do this?

I think the only reason I daydream is to escape the horror of my fears and worries and slip into a fantasy world where I can be myself and not be the shy, quiet person I am in the real world.

Sun Mar 16, 2008 11:21 pm

Yes I daydream a lot-so much so in fact that petit mal epilepsy was my first suspected diagnosis because I appeared vacant all the time.

Tue Mar 18, 2008 10:08 am

Oh yes, very much so. I have a tendancy to be the quiet type, deep in their own thoughts and leaving the subconscious part of me to watch the real world in case it's needed.

Tue Mar 18, 2008 12:56 pm

I'm constantly daydreaming - it sometimes feels as if I'm on a different Planet to everyone else. Then again, I sometimes feel as if I like my own Planet better with all the madness which goes along in the real World.

Tue Mar 18, 2008 3:55 pm

i swear i daydream to such a degree i could even create a alto ego martha that just sits there whilst martha's brain is eleswhere, but yes i do spend alot of my time off in another world/realm somewhere lol

Wed Mar 19, 2008 11:06 am

I have always daydreamed a lot. Most of my daydreams used to be fun, but since I became depressed they have become frightening and out of control.

Wed Mar 19, 2008 1:54 pm

Yeah mostly at college or in the car I daydream, I'd say I do it about 50% of my waking life, it's how I write music too, so I guess it's a bit productive!

Wed Mar 19, 2008 3:41 pm

I daydream alot and it can be so extreme that i can end up crying.

Wed Mar 19, 2008 7:01 pm

I tend to daydream a lot - in fact i am known as a rather dreamy sort of person. :D


Mattie.

Wed Mar 19, 2008 7:36 pm

according to every teacher in school i drifted off to much. it would come up every parent teachers day.

Wed Mar 19, 2008 7:43 pm

i day dream alto. i can sit day dreamngi fro a logn time.

Wed Mar 19, 2008 8:26 pm

I'm in a constant daydream. I even have a "Me Time" so I can daydream more :D

Thu Mar 20, 2008 12:08 am

Apparently I used to wander around our classrooms humming to myself at primary school. :P Jason, they liked bringing my issues up too. ;)

Thu Mar 20, 2008 12:58 pm

oh good im not the only one then lol

Thu Mar 20, 2008 9:06 pm

i loose the line of just thinking about day dreaming they seem so samey to me lol i guess perhaps day dreaming is just thinking about irrelevant things to the task at hand and 'phasing' out- i do that so much, my teachers are always like "martha are you with us?" but lukily i seem to have developed some slight skill to be able to hear what thier talking about and day dream vaguely simultaniosly wooo horray for multi-tasking!
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