Hallucinations of spiders when you're woken up suddenly? anyone experience this?

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posted on Jun, 26 2013 @ 06:06 AM
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I was just google-ing about my weird problem assuming i will find none but to my surprise i found so many people just with the same problem. i remember seeing spiders when i was a child and i still see them sometime. now i also see elephants and dogs coming closer to my face

When i was a child i thought may be i have the powers of being a spider woman and hence i get such hints

and i still thought till today may be it has something to do with my previous birth until i get to see this and i am so glad i am not alone.




posted on Jul, 9 2013 @ 02:11 PM
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Have you considered you may be suffering from arachnophobia? I myself have this issue although I have a pet tarantula. For some reason black widows or any scary looking spiders scare me to death. It's a global phenomenon I believe. Terrible little creatures but they are part of the natural food chain. Scary though.



posted on Oct, 22 2013 @ 06:35 PM
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I have had sleep awakening hallucinations for a long time, but just recently started seeing spiders upon awakening. They are more like the "scribbles" that another poster described. They start near my head and go off toward a corner of the bedroom wall, running very fast with their long legs. I do have CFS and do not sleep well most nights. I truly thought it was real and went to get some tissues to kill it the first time I saw it, only to find it not there. I stared at it for what seemed like minutes, before I got up and it never moved once it got to that corner. The next morning, the same spiders, only I watched as it ran and seemed to slowly disappear into thin air. I find these so-called hallucinations very disturbing. I also see people, hear sounds, music and sometimes yelling, but the spiders were a first for me. I am glad to know I am not alone.



posted on Oct, 22 2013 @ 09:09 PM
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Ha! I was probably one of those on the med help site! The best I could ever come up with is it was the brain, in a stupor upon waking, trying to make sense of eye floaters. And maybe combined with mild sleep apnea. o_O I stopped worrying about it then...it just stopped.

But yeah, the first half dozen or so times it happened, I was in a bit of a panic.

The best thing to happen was for it to occur early in my marriage and my husband was awake next to me when I awoke in a panic, seeing the spider. He was able to reassure me there was nothing there...prior to that, I had always been alone when it happened so, it was more disconcerting.



posted on Oct, 23 2013 @ 05:40 AM
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If I'm really extra tired ... when I wake up in the morning or in the middle of the night I'll be disorientated .. not knowing who I am, where I am, when I am .... but it'll focus in and be normal after 1/2 a minute or so. I can't say that I've ever seen spiders though .... that's really interesting.



posted on Mar, 31 2014 @ 08:45 PM
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I have had sleep paralysis once or twice in my life. I remember one particularly frightening experience. I dreamt I was driving down a dark road and there was a large black spider in the road blocking it with red glowing eyes. It startled me enough to wake me up, at which point I could not move at all. I dont know if I drifted back to sleep or what, at some point I was awake and could move again. It was very scary.



posted on Apr, 27 2014 @ 12:16 PM
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hi i just joined up, Last night was strange i experienced the exact same thing i was lying in bed trying to get to sleep and saw what look like a small black spider i whacked it away then all of a sudden it grew huge and turned bright red and was crawling up my quilt and it also looked like my quilt was moving in sink with the movement with the legs of the spider i hit it away hoping the vision would go away and all it did was run off then turn back and crawled back towards me. it really freaked me out so slept on the sofa with the light on they only seemed to appear when my light is switched off. oh and im getting tested for narcolepsy hallucinations are common in narcoleptics when falling asleep.
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posted on Oct, 22 2014 @ 12:59 PM
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I've experienced this three times this year. The thing is, I never remember waking up. I also can never remember if I was dreaming before I woke up. So that leads me to believe that it happens when you wake up before you start dreaming. You know how when you're not dreaming, and you're just in this vast nothingness and have no sense of time or awareness? My theory is that maybe we're able to connect to their reality when we're in that state of mind, and when we wake up and are still half asleep, we're still somewhat connected to their relm and that's why we're able to see them. Of course, that's just a theory, so feel free to argue.



posted on Mar, 8 2015 @ 03:44 PM
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Hi Capillo, I relate to your experience and have also joined to share my story. I have nothing against spiders and they are not my point of interest. I don't think about them or dream about them. Also, I don't hallucinate.
Last night, I did I propose hallucinate, and woke up to spot a crawling spider. I jumped from the couch I feel asleep on to turn the lights on and look for the spider - black tarantula.
Where I live, people have tarantulas only as exotic insect in an aquarium, and it is also very rare.
The intensity of the experience made me try to look up what it may mean. I have read something but have not find a satisfying answer.
My only explanation to this is that I may be coming to know myself. Lately, I have been told by two people that I apparently have a strong intuition and that I should learn to use it for my own benefit. I took this up as an intriguing challenge and decided to find out about this intuition of mine. I think that making such a conscious decision caused my sense to open up... I am however concern about a possible negative meaning of hallucinating seeing a spider. I do not want such occurrences to enter my life and hope to find an answer to what may be happening.
Much love and light.
a reply to: Capillo



posted on Jul, 13 2015 @ 03:32 PM
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umm Hi fellas.
I see this post is old enough but I am really glad that I found it like in 2 minutes of searching.

I was surprised how many of us had almost the same feeling and experience.

I myself work kind of hard right now and I am feeling tired from time to time.
So one night I was sleeping like normally 2 months ago, and in the middle of the night I just opened my eyes and saw a really HUGE spider,it was like 50cm wide, I jumped out of my bed ,turned on the light ,took my bedsheets and started to beat my bed to get rid of it,then i came back to sense, i understood that it was not real and i went back to bed.
I thought damn that was one creepy thing to happen and a day or two days ago again i just opened my eyes in the middle of the night and i saw something black and weird again at the ceiling ,i was swinging my hands to avoid it falling on me,and it just faded little by little. I am not really afraid but i don't like weird things.

When i was teen ,i was sleeping and i woke up hearing little girls voice and saw someone crawling on my walls,i was in panic but i couldn't move.

I don't have any traumas , i have and i had normal life ,it is weird why is this happening.

But I am just shearing my story.

Regards,
Roland

p.s. sleep well my friends
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