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I presume you mean a type of memory aside from episodic memory, which is the autobiographical memory for events that you have experienced. e.g. A memory for something you have done today/last week/last year etc. such as hanging out with a friend. The type of memory you are describing seems to me to be more like semantic memory, memory for facts and ...


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Your experience with more dream following dream recall can be explained in this paper, Effect of encouragement on dream recall (Halliday, 1992). People experience lighter sleep when they recall dream upon awakening (Shapiro, Goodenough, & Gryler, 1963), Armitage (1992) reported that males had more dream recall in low stress days while females showed the ...


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The best evidence for what you are asking comes from amnesic patients. The most famous and most close to the condition you describe was patient H.M. See below some extracts from wikipedia : Molaison's general condition has been described as heavy anterograde amnesia, as well as temporally graded retrograde amnesia (Smith & Kosslyn, 2007).Since ...



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