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I Am A Late Night Person

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    My sleeplessness is getting worse.

    I usually slept from around 1 am until 7 or 8 am. Now, I honestly can say I only sleep 2-4 hours a night. Today was 1 to 230. I've been up since then. I just took an Ambien. But I'm sure I'll be back awake in 2 hours.
    Luckymomof2boys Luckymomof2boys 31-35, F 4 Responses Feb 3

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    "You say I look fine,

    if only you knew what was on my mind. You'd see a whole different side, I couldn't show you even if I tried."
    whyusteens whyusteens 13-15, F Feb 22

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    I live with this because of my over active

    imagination, that and I'm up late reading EP stories, lol.
    DML2451 DML2451 22-25, M Apr 14

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    JayJay911 JayJay911 16-17, M 4 Responses Jul 30, 2014

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    i don't really know what i should caption this

    but any ways heres a late night/morning picture 💘
    bvnnxx bvnnxx 13-15, F 6 Responses Aug 3, 2014

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    I am such a late night person.

    I think it is because when I am alone at night it gives me time to really think things through! My days are super busy and nights give me time to relax:-)
    Rosebud456 Rosebud456 31-35, F 4 Responses May 15, 2014

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    It's quiet in my house.

    Everyone is in bed. Yay!
    reedusgirl reedusgirl 41-45, F 8 Responses Apr 23, 2014

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    Thank you internets! There are lots of halfway

    normal people to chat with at 2am They live in other time zones ...so long as they're not too normal
    hannamac hannamac 36-40, F 2 Responses Nov 21, 2014

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    So, I have to take a pill to sleep.

    And I just took it now which is later than usual. So I'll be up later than usual. I just can't shut down at night. My mind is like a Nascar track. But I love nighttime. It's finally quiet. I get to relax and it's my own time. Watch a movie. Go on my phone. Read a book. I...
    Ludavin Ludavin 46-50, F 3 Responses Nov 23, 2014

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    I feel more solitude

    and inspiration at night. It is perfect for me to work on my story and procrastinate looking at all the cool EP stories ;)
    TK13 TK13 22-25, M May 15

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    Almost 5 AM, didn't sleep

    and nothing in the fridge to eat :')
    kobra33 kobra33 22-25, M 3 Responses Nov 21, 2014

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    I used to do everything at night.

    That includes school and work. But now that I've gotten a little older, I've had to get used to actually SLEEPING at night. My job was at 7am and school starts at 9am (different days of course). Guess I gotta start being a little more "normal" :P :)
    churchdadatnight churchdadatnight 18-21, F Feb 20

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    I have no more illusions.

    I am different and mostly alone. In many ways I'm the minority. Love/insanity is not honey and roses it's an ache until you drop dead. They care. They don't care. It never ends for me but they go on burning down more stuff. I know I'm a little nuts and have a tendency to rant...
    NotApplicable NotApplicable 22-25, F 1 Response May 23, 2014

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    There's nothing like getting in pjs,

    putting another bad day behind you and zoning out. Either watch a movie on Netflix or just play on my phone. It's the only time I get to relax. I love rain at night too. It's so peaceful. Or watching the moon and stars for a bit. Yeah. I'm a night owl.
    Ludavin Ludavin 46-50, F 1 Response Aug 5, 2014

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    Im always more awake to things at night then in

    the morning. I absolately HATE waking up early for anything! Nights are just the best to do anything :)
    PeaceAndLove1 PeaceAndLove1 16-17, F 2 Responses Apr 3, 2014

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    Got a lot of painting done tonight.

    I'm more productive at night when every one is sleeping.
    reedusgirl reedusgirl 41-45, F 2 Responses Apr 30, 2014

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    I don't like the day time.

    . I'm more alive at night... But nobody like to chill at like 1 am.... :/ Lol... So now I'm just bored af... The sky looks nice tho.. And the streets are so quiet and lovely.. I'd love to go on a late night walk...
    littleka littleka 16-17, F 3 Responses Jun 27, 2014

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    But still, I should get some sleep

    or else I will be one grumpy *** girl tomorrow! Goodnight EP<3 see you tomorrow (:
    KikiMouse KikiMouse 18-21, F 3 Responses Aug 14, 2014

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    It's quiet late at night.

    Most people are asleep and won't bother me.
    twelves twelves 22-25 Dec 11, 2014

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    I love the night more

    than than the day. The night is cold and refreshing and I get all kinds of ideas to write for poem/songs/stories but mostly to draw. I the is okay but it's to hot and everyone is active .... I just don't like the day time. The night is the only time I could think cause during...
    FighterWolf FighterWolf 13-15, F 1 Response Jun 22, 2014

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    Bored. Lol stayin up all night just got out of

    hospital yesterday barely escaped death. So partyyyy onnnnn..by myself haha
    Elalala Elalala 26-30, F 9 Responses Jan 7

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    Always Have Been A Late Night Person!

    Since I was just a kid I have always been a late night person. I now work midnights. I love it! I don't know why but at night it seems that I am able to get more things accomplished and my mind seems sharper. I am more awake and energized! I love the night...it's not insomnia...
    innocentlyshy101 innocentlyshy101 36-40, F 6 Responses Nov 27, 2013

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    The hours between 12am

    and 6am have a funny habit of making you feel like you're either on top of the world, or under it.
    Ennevi Ennevi 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 24, 2014

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    i will stay up all night long

    and sleep in the morning i just like late nights.
    ilovemyhaters ilovemyhaters 13-15, F Jan 1

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    I was going to bed at 7:30

    or so and waking up at 8:00 am with a screaming backache and feeling like **** now that I've managed to change and go to 11:30 -12:00 I feel better high heels are as good as a teters hang up my back never hurts when I wear them it keeps your posture straight and demands you pert...
    samara11besc samara11besc 51-55 1 Response Mar 28

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    I have always been a night owl,

    never a morning person! After everyone's asleep in the house, then it's my time to unwind and relax.
    StarLily71 StarLily71 41-45, F 1 Response Apr 23, 2014

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    I've often wondered if going to sleep early

    would make a huge change in my life? I usually get up at 5am to fix the H lunch, but it's a zombie period and I go right back to sleep until 9am or whenever my daughter wakes. Would I be more productive? Would it help me find the motivation to change my daughter & I's life? Does...
    FreewritingFreyja FreewritingFreyja 26-30, F 3 Responses Dec 3, 2014

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    Being single is making me realize

    that I'm wasting my sexual talent..
    ladiinee22 ladiinee22 22-25, F 6 Responses Apr 3, 2014

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    I stay up well into the early hours of the

    morning. I only need about 4 hours of sleep to feel recharged. Everything seems much more better to do at night! Studying, reading, watching a movie, or taking a walk. It's the only time of the day when life slows down and things feel more peaceful.
    Lila234577 Lila234577 18-21, F 2 Responses Apr 3

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    Sadly, college doesn't allow me to embrace this

    side of me. Have to wake up at 6:30 every day. If I could I would be awake in the night right up until the early hours of the morning. It's a shame modern society doesn't cater to people who feel better at night.
    TheCoffeeGuy TheCoffeeGuy 16-17, M Jan 11

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    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Apr 13

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    I love being up late

    and hate being up before 12pm. I just cant stand it
    fuzzy450 fuzzy450 22-25, F 5 Responses Jan 19

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    and since i will be up all night i am willing

    and ready to answer any question you want ;-)
    ilovemyhaters ilovemyhaters 13-15, F Jan 1

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    o sleep, where are the sleep can't ever sleep

    because my mind won't shut off, think to much, sleep to little. eh, better than anything
    HandyMannyWanny HandyMannyWanny 16-17, M 1 Response Dec 8, 2014

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    Yeaaah it's flooding around me seriously the

    yard beside my room is now a ragging creek and the ditch is overflowing with water it's starting to run with the road now can't wait till Monday that's the earliest that the water will start to go down I think
    bloodstream11 bloodstream11 18-21, M Apr 3

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    I consider myself a night owl too.

    I think I focus better at night. Plus, the night is so mysterious and full of wonder. It's much prettier too in my opinion. Anyone else feel the same? Feel free to message me if you want to chat.
    supernovaChic supernovaChic 22-25, F 9 Responses Jul 10, 2014

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    My sleeping patterns are usually way off anyway

    but lately they have been even worse, here it is almost 7:00am and I have not had a bit of sleep. Some night's all I want to do is sleep, I will sleep all night and most of the next day just for the chance I might see you in my dreams, other times my heart races as thoughts of...
    NewBeginnings77 NewBeginnings77 31-35, F 4 Responses Jan 4

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    With an early morning job.

    New definition of hell. LOL
    justNIK justNIK 41-45, F 2 Responses Nov 21, 2014

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    I am trying to stay up all night

    and need someone to talk to. Anyone have any good conversations? Or just Maybe ways to stay up?
    Raptax231 Raptax231 18-21, M 7 Responses Sep 24, 2014

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    I was sick all day & slept.

    Now its 2 am, I am wide awake & feel better. There is no one to talk to.
    Luckymomof2boys Luckymomof2boys 31-35, F 9 Responses Jan 4

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    drossi drossi 18-21, M 1 Response Jun 20, 2014

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    I made a friend here.

    ... One night they disappeared. I miss you G.S. Maybe one day you'll return.... <3
    sharondb sharondb 31-35, F 3 Responses Jan 29, 2014

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    fleebabylon fleebabylon 26-30, M 1 Response Jan 16

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    I am a Night Owl. For two years now,

    I do not sleep at night. I stay up all night and rest in the morning. Do I need medicine? Does Anybody else have this problem?
    yannie17 yannie17 18-21, M 2 Responses Dec 3, 2014

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    I stay up just thinking about things :) During

    the day everything is loud and so busy so night time is my Zen mode....I can focus on my thoughts and what I want to do. I think clearly at night time. It's even easier to talk to some people and have better converstaions
    Raptax231 Raptax231 18-21, M 2 Responses Sep 12, 2014

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    Late Night Thoughts

    I love this time of day. It's 4:28 in the morning. It's quiet. It's peaceful. It's serene. I love being able to soak up the energy that is floating around while others nest. Perhaps this is why people tell me I have too much energy. But this time of day is perfect for meditation...
    LaughLoveLiveHope LaughLoveLiveHope 26-30, F 1 Response Oct 16, 2013

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