- Do you remember things differently, such as the Berenstein Bears, Nelson Mandela dying in prison, and movie dialogue such as, "Mirror, mirror on the wall," and "If you build it, they will come"? Ten years before the term "Mandela Effect" became popularized, Cynthia Sue Larson wrote articles and books on the topics of quantum jumping, reality shifts, mind-matter interaction, lucid dreaming, lucid living, and how consciousness changes the physical world. Cynthia Sue Larson, MBA, DD, "The Quantum Optimist," is a best-selling author and life coach who hosts "Living the Quantum Dream" on the DreamVisions7 radio network. Cynthia helps people learn how consciousness changes the physical world to find love, meaning and prosperity by visualizing and accessing whole new worlds of possibility. She has a degree in Physics from UC Berkeley, and practices and teaches meditation and martial arts. Cynthia has been featured in numerous shows including the History Channel, Coast to Coast AM, and BBC.