was in a deep sleep when suddenly, I felt myself waking up in a different bed
and a different room.
could feel the sheet texture and the bed cover. There's a type of bed
cover made out palm leaf in south America called 'petate'. By that I knew
where I was. It happen again and this same this feeling crossed my mind.
I was at my mom's house in Mexico! I looked around. I saw a window
and the room was dark. I touched the bed cover again and I got convinced.
It was that type of bed cover at my mother's house. I told myself that I
needed to come back to my body. I felt myself starting to mix with a cloud
that was twisting and going to a hole. Then I was in my room at my home.
remember some 17 years in the past when this occurrence was happening. I
lived this experience at least once a week for about two months, and then it
stopped until now. I still needed to be sure, I have never been in that house in
my life. Mom's house was built 5 years after I moved to the U.S. So,
I call my sister who also lives in mom's house. She corroborated that
there is an empty room and a bed with that type of cover that was placed there a
day before my experience. She asked, 'It happen to you again?' She knew
because we use to live together while in college. At that time I told her about
find weird is that every time that happened, it feel like I'm not dreaming, like
I'm actually there. I can feel the ground under my feet. I can feel
breathing. I can touch around. So for me, it feels like I'm
there with a second body.
Any associated medications or
substances with the potential to affect the experience?
Was the kind of experience
difficult to express in words?
At the time of this experience, was
there an associated life threatening event?
What was your level of
consciousness and alertness during the experience?
Was the experience dream like in any way?
Did you experience a separation of
your consciousness from your body?
Uncertain I felt that I travel with my
What emotions did you feel during
it always this
feeling that if it may be the end,
Did you hear any unusual sounds or
Did you recognize any familiar locations or any locations from familiar
religious teachings or encounter any locations inhabited by incredible or
Did you see a light?
Did you meet or see any other
Did you experiment while out of the
body or in another, altered state?
feel the texture of the object
Did you observe or hear anything
regarding people or events during your experience that could be verified later?
Yes I call my sister, she corroborated
Did you notice how your 5 senses
were working, and if so, how were they different?
I only, got to touch the bed and cover, it was
late, night was quiet
Did you have any sense of altered
space or time?
Did you have a sense of knowing,
special knowledge, universal order and/or purpose?
we came to experience every time we are
born, again and again, but out body experience, I'm looking for answers
Did you become aware of future
Were you involved in or aware of a
decision regarding your return to the body?
Yes while I am not sure why is
happening, I always turn to return as soon as possible
Did you have any psychic,
paranormal or other special gifts following the experience that you did not have
prior to the experience?
How has the experience affected
your relationships? Daily life? Religious practices? Career choices?
Have you shared this experience
Yes one person was not surprised, the
other person can not believe it happened
What emotions did you experience
following your experience?
first time I
was scared. second time too, several times after, not much
What was the best and worst part of
best, I came to
like it, worst, I got this feeling that I am already dead
Is there anything else you would
like to add concerning the experience?
Following the experience, have you
had any other events in your life, medications or substances which reproduced
any part of the experience?