Stream of Consciousness

Stream of consciousness writing tries to capture a character's (or the writer's) internal thought processes??? Don't confuse stream of consciousness with free indirect discourse ??? Still less should you confuse it with a rambling style.

From the Guide to Literary Terms by Jack Lynch.
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Note: This guide is still in the early stages of development.
Three question marks mean I have to write more on the subject. Bear with me.