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A New (To Me) State Of Mind

A New (To Me) State Of Mind

¬†You know that space between being awake and falling asleep? Those few minutes when you aren‚Äôt really in either place but somewhere in between? It‚Äôs a crazy time. We‚Äôre starting to dream but we‚Äôre still alert enough to know it, which makes strange things happen in our brains and lets our brains take advantage of those things in a way we can‚Äôt when we‚Äôre sleeping. Turns out there‚Äôs a name for this. They call this mental state ‚Äúhypnagogia.‚ÄĚ (No, I don‚Äôt know how to pronounce it!) And it‚Äôs a key to creativity. All kinds of people have used hypnagogia to...

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