Better Humans Podcast

The Magic—and Science—of Intentional Dreaming, with David Paul Kirkpatrick 🎧

As a young boy, David Paul Kirkpatrick learned firsthand about the power of intention and mindset. He’s been exploring it ever since.

Terrie Schweitzer
Nov 12 · 4 min read
Child looking out window at starry sky.
Child looking out window at starry sky.
Image credit: Rastan

“So for me, that was kind of like it’s right out of Jiminy Cricket…’when you wish upon a star, makes no difference who you are.’ Wow! And so that really affected me. And I just continued to apply this, what I call ‘intentional dreaming’ into my life.”

Selected Highlights from the Interview

Better Humans

Better Humans is a collection of the world's most…

Terrie Schweitzer

Written by

Editor, Better Humans. Coach.me. Bubbler. Hawk watcher, birder. Permaculture fan. RPCV (Ghana 2011–2013). http://terrie.me

Better Humans

Better Humans is a collection of the world's most trustworthy writing on human potential and self improvement by coaches, academics, and aggressive self-experimenters. Articles are based on deep personal experience, science, and research. No fluff, book reports, or listicles.

Terrie Schweitzer

Written by

Editor, Better Humans. Coach.me. Bubbler. Hawk watcher, birder. Permaculture fan. RPCV (Ghana 2011–2013). http://terrie.me

Better Humans

Better Humans is a collection of the world's most trustworthy writing on human potential and self improvement by coaches, academics, and aggressive self-experimenters. Articles are based on deep personal experience, science, and research. No fluff, book reports, or listicles.

Medium is an open platform where 170 million readers come to find insightful and dynamic thinking. Here, expert and undiscovered voices alike dive into the heart of any topic and bring new ideas to the surface. Learn more

Follow the writers, publications, and topics that matter to you, and you’ll see them on your homepage and in your inbox. Explore

If you have a story to tell, knowledge to share, or a perspective to offer — welcome home. It’s easy and free to post your thinking on any topic. Write on Medium

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store