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wakeful

(wāk′fŭl) [AS. wacian, to be awake, + full, complete]
1. Not able to sleep; sleepless.
2. Alert.
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Both psychological past and psychological future are thought-forms in the physical present involving psychic energy transformations in the wakeful and dream conscious states of mind.
"Common problems found are that they will find it difficult to go to deep sleep and will spend more time on superficial sleep which is wakeful state."
Ask yourself, exactly what religion do you believe in and how do you project that same religion in your wakeful moments.
Satinder Dhiman; Business and Buddhism (Routledge, 2015), in which Buddhism is approached as a leadership psychology, and Leadership and Mindful Behavior Action, Wakefulness (Palgrave-McMillan, 2014), in which she provides directives to leaders to adopt a wakeful mindset and abstain from the sleepwalking mode.
Warhol's movie Sleep, 1963, becomes in this context an illustration of the dialogue between the human body and the wakeful camera eye.
"The plan had been to hopefully win today and go to the Wakeful Stakes [Group 2 at Flemington], which is two weeks away, but now we'll probably have to aim her at something else.
Venturing beyond the restrictions of the wakeful mind and physical presence, Jeffries chooses subjects that investigate the complex relationship between people and the natural world.
Melbourne: Godolphin's Ambience stormed into favouritism for next week's A$1 million (Dh2.61 million) Oaks when delivering a dominant performance to land the Group 2 Mumm Wakeful Stakes at a vibrant Flemington Racecourse on Derby Day on Saturday.
Canadians who yearn to turn their lives more consistently toward God can use this same prayer as an alternative to radio or Bluetooth while driving, during wakeful hours of the night, when taking an elevator, vacuuming, or walking the dog.
I have a book shelf lined with tomes on how to get your child off to the land of nod and, at one point, I would have tried anything for a decent night's sleep with two wakeful kids under three.
Researchers have seen that meditation can also change brain waves, leading to higher levels of alpha brain waves - which are generally associated with a state of wakeful relaxation.