Out-of-Body Experiences

How to have them and what to expect

by Robert S. Peterson

ACKNOWLEDGMENTS

I'd like to thank the following people for their support:
Kathy Peterson, my wife. Without her support this book would not have been possible.
Robert Monroe, whose books changed my life forever. Even though you've left your body for the last time, your love and dedication are still spreading spirituality throughout this plane.
My brother Joe, for his invaluable love and support.
My friends in Phoenix: John, Peggy, Dawn, Patricia, Sabrina, Bob, Cheri, Brad, Bob, Georgann, Jon, Herb, Mary, Judy, Perry, Carol, Jean and everyone else.
Those who have inspired me with their music: Jon Anderson, Kerry Livgren, Tom Scholz, and Dan Fogelberg.

TABLE OF CONTENTS

Introduction

Part 1 - From Skeptic to Believer

  1. Background
  2. My Childhood
  3. First Contact
  4. Beliefs Blown to Bits
  5. Pokes and Prods
  6. My First Out-of-Body Experience
  7. The Party
  8. Overcoming Fear
  9. Scared to Death
  10. The Small Still Voice Within
  11. The Clairvoyant
  12. Flight School
  13. "Ever the Silver Cord Be Loosed"
  14. A Helping Hand
  15. What Astral Programmers do in their Sleep
  16. To Believe

Part 2 - What the Books Didn't Tell Me

  1. What the Books Didn't Tell Me
  2. Fight for Sight
  3. The Mind During OBEs
  4. The Fantasy Trap
  5. People and Animals
  6. Out-of-Body Reality
  7. Environmental Factors
  8. How to Have an OBE
  9. Psychic Experiences
  10. Questions and Answers
  11. Space is Not the Final Frontier!
The End