from Chapter 1
While researching a magazine article on out-of-body experience (OBE), I discovered the Monroe Institute, founded by Robert Monroe, author of a classic book on OBE, Journeys Out of the Body
. My initiation into the institute’s work was by attending a six-day, in-residence seminar. During it, I fell head-long into an unexpected journey that later included time in the institute’s dream-research laboratory. Before embarking on my work at the dream-research laboratory, however, I was given an unexpected gift of three sessions in a flotation tank.
Floating has gained popularity as a result...