Gwyneth Montenegro, 39, from Australia, spent 12 years in the industry and has now written a book revealing the surprising things that men will pay for. It was sheer bliss. Post was not sent - check your email addresses! Previous Next Hide Grid. Or there could be another, less fanciful explanation. More and more reveal that they are disheartened, bitter, broken and financially struggling.
Sleep paralysis is a common human experience that cuts across time and place.
When a ghost creeps into your bed: Sleep paralysis
All that time, I carried it with me, not believing in ghosts but also knowing what I had experienced was no ordinary dream. Often accompanied by vivid hallucinations of the supernatural variety, it leaves the sufferer trapped in a purgatory between sleep and wakefulness, unable to discern nightmare from reality. Whenever I read about these celebrity dalliances with the dead, I immediately think of sleep paralysis, a sleep disorder characterised by the inability to move and the sensation of being physically held down. Fame-induced delusions or publicity stunts they may well be. Sorry, your blog cannot share posts by email. For millennia, humans from all cultures have woken in fright, paralysed, sensing and witnessing things they cannot explain.