Anne blew a couple of airy kisses from her fingertips past the cherry blossoms and then, with her chin in her hands, drifted luxuriously out on a sea of daydreams
This mixed-methods study examined the effects of recording and interpreting work-related daydreams
on vocational self-concept crystallization and attitudes toward daydreams
I got over it with support, but I find myself longing for the companionship of these perfect people in my daydreams
Children may find daydreaming comforting since research indicates that daydreams
are social, making the participant feel more socially connected and less lonely.
Imaginary Existences: A Psychoanalytic Exploration of Phantasy, Fiction, Dreams and Daydreams
four times during a working day - with each one lasting an average of four minutes 20 seconds Being top dog in the workplace, going on holiday, being happy, making love and winning the lottery are some of the nation's favourite daydreams
Matthew Killingsworth and colleague Daniel Gilbert of Harvard University conducted the study, and found that daydreams
about pleasant things were linked to improvements in mood, but only slight improvements.
Amy Fries, author of the book Daydreams
at Work, says we can use daydreams
to our benefit.
SOME of the women in Murphy's office have let go of one of their romantic daydreams
Research by careers advice service learndirect showed that almost one in three workers daydreams
every day or spends time trying to find another job.
are one of the great joys of life, along with cheese scones and the mute button on remote controls.
It may not mean much but that daydreams
are their own reward.