Re: Sleep

Robert J. Bradbury (
Mon, 1 Nov 1999 07:21:27 -0800 (PST)

On 1 Nov 1999, Anders Sandberg wrote:

> I have had plenty of dreams where I was not myself. I have been
> everything from disembodied observers over interstellar economies to a
> Axiomatically Invincible Hero to the god Odin.

That just goes to show what too much Role-Playing will do to your head... :-) I'm apparently grouned enough that I don't recall having been someone else in my dreams.

> While a lot of dream interpretation is junk, dreams are after all
> information about our minds. I would say that our dream "landscapes"
> say a bit about what kind of people we are, what is going on and what
> worldviews we inhabit.
True, they say you really have mastered a foreign language when you start dreaming in the language.

So Anders, do you dream in Swedish, British or ancient Norse?