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I Can Sleep For Hours Yet I'm Always Tired

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    Im Always Tired These Days!!

    im always up really late these days, and then i sleep all day, and then when i wake up, i still feel really tired!!! i just dont know why im feeling this way lol
    cowshed123 cowshed123 31-35, M 1 Response Jan 12, 2011

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    I could sleep for England.

    And then Spain.
    EvolvedMonkeyAlien EvolvedMonkeyAlien 18-21, F Oct 16, 2014

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    Insomnia

    I have Insomnia so find it very hard to get to sleep, but once I am asleep I can literally sleep for the country. yet even after having a good sleep I wake up feeling sometimes even worse then when I am waking up loads during the night  or only having a couple  of...
    tyco313 tyco313 22-25, M 2 Responses Mar 31, 2010

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    Living In My Dreams

    I will sleep for hours and sill feel unrested, i question why, why must my slumber have the need to be feed constatly? I question if its my dreams that contol me, louring me in with fastasy and amazment wanting me to with them forever. It makes reality seem so fake nowadays.
    aliceXIONU aliceXIONU 22-25, F Apr 8, 2011

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    My Bad Combination /:P

    I have bi polar(Making me moody), which explains being depressed for more then 6 years, then I have low iron, and finally I have no esteem..... It's like I'm prepared to be lazy or just to give up....I try yes I do...willpower is what keeps me awake throughout the day and sends...
    NeonGreenRose NeonGreenRose 18-21, F 1 Response Jun 2, 2013

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    True.

    I have insomnia & a lot of times I can't sleep at all, so I am always tired. Yet, rarely, I will sleep for hours. I once slept for about 17 hours in a row. When I woke up, however, I was still tired. It seems that no matter what, I'm still too tired. Whether I don't sleep at...
    lyricalongings lyricalongings 31-35, F Apr 4, 2010

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    I love sleeping, but I barely sleep 5/6 hours

    per night! I need to go to bed earlier
    blackberries blackberries 26-30, F Oct 21, 2015

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    Tired Of Being Tired

    I am a 20 years old girl and since i came into puberty i noticed i have to sleep more than 12 hours or I can't get out of my bed. It frustrates me because there is so much more in my life that i would do. Lucky i have friends now who understands me but that wasn't always like...
    eshteurr eshteurr 18-21, F Oct 18, 2012

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    I'm laying here staring at the fan I can't sleep my body feels tired, but I have such a migraine. I have talk to different doctors but I guess I just haven't found the right one I...
    Snowflake107 Snowflake107 26-30, F 3 days ago

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    I've been awake for about 33 and a half hours now and I'm at the point where the longer I stay awake, the less I want to sleep. This always happens when I've been awake for this...
    Redstar86 Redstar86 26-30, M 1 Response 4 days ago

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    HEY! x---a . i know i made those mistakes maybe once or thrice but I don't have any intention to hurt you. you are the only one to whom i text and no one else is there in my life...
    alwaysthereforY0u alwaysthereforY0u 18-21, M 5 days ago

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    It's only been 2 weeks at school and I started losing it today. Don't get me wrong I like school in fact.....I Love school always have and always will. Its just home,staying in the...
    Darkprincess24 Darkprincess24 13-15, F 6 days ago

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    I feel so lost. I am 21 years old, working a dead-end job, and investing thousands into a major that I have no interest in. I cannot seem to get over my ex and I have forsaken...
    bawstenbrewin bawstenbrewin 18-21, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    I am with the love of my life. In 2002 we were good friends, then dated each other for a while, fell in love, only for us to get into a huge argument, part and go our separate...
    MartiniMagic MartiniMagic 36-40, F 2 Responses a week ago

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    Tired of waiting for you, Tired of crying, Tired of being nice, Tired of being broke, ..., I'm so tired of life.
    MattCutie16 MattCutie16 16-17, M Jan 31

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    I've always been tired sometimes I'm energetic but it doesn't last all day ,but I think it's my depression that causes it
    skyy23 skyy23 18-21, F Jan 31

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    So after layin wake for about 6 hours, i decided to give up project sleep and just get on with the day. Good decision - i'm fairly fit, i might get back into some sleep-rhythm...
    rogermuppet rogermuppet 26-30, M Jan 31

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    I was supposed to go out with a few of my girlfriends tonight, but as I should have expected, those plans fell right through. It's unfortunate because I use "the night life" as my...
    DremeJolie DremeJolie 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 31

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    It's weird, I know, but the smell of my pillow always keeps me in bed for long. It smells of the shampoo I use and a bit of wash powder. I imagine that the pillow is the woman I...
    Tourion Tourion 22-25, M 7 Responses Jan 30

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    I'm always depressed. It's kind of like..a natural thing for me. I've started to become friends with the dark side of me that keeps wanting to control me. When I'm crying and...
    Sicgoat173 Sicgoat173 16-17, F 4 Responses Jan 29

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    I just can't help but feel like I mean nothing to everyone... can't help but feel worthless and pathetic... I'm not sure yet wts destroying me, or what's making my depression worse...
    Silentsuffer Silentsuffer 13-15, F 1 Response Jan 29

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    Like so many. There's no in between for me. I'm either knocked out for 10 hours or getting no sleep at all.
    apresm0i apresm0i 26-30, F 2 Responses Jan 28

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    I feel like I'm so close and yet still so far. Why does it seem like I have all the pieces and yet I can't actually do nothing with them? I'm so close, so close...
    FluttershyLabeouf FluttershyLabeouf 18-21, M Jan 27

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    I haven't a beautiful face nor a beautiful body. I've no education and no job. What a combo! Yet, even if I did, I wouldn't be long gone with "the ripper" like the Indian Girls...
    ONESTARRYSTARRYNIGHT ONESTARRYSTARRYNIGHT 26-30, F 2 Responses Jan 27

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    i'm always pretending that im okay in front of many people because it feels like nobody cares for me. it's like even if i told them that i have some problem they will just ignore...
    jeonnade jeonnade 16-17, F 3 Responses Jan 26

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    Lately I've screwed my sleep schedule up royally. I used to work 12hr shifts on average, 7am to 7pm, yet my sleep schedule was healthy. I got laid off -stupid economy- and have...
    SilentRider SilentRider 22-25, F 1 Response Jan 26

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    it's stupid how I'm afraid of passing out cuz I don't want my dad to be bothered by the hospital stay, stupid how I wanna recover cuz a new tooth is too expensive, stupid how I eat...
    Silentsuffer Silentsuffer 13-15, F 1 Response Jan 25

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    It's true! And when I'm awake I can't go back to sleep. Not even if my life depended on it!! :/ Am I just weird or is there anyone out there who's the same?
    SonofPaddy121 SonofPaddy121 18-21, M 1 Response Jan 25

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    That's what I'm feeling right now and its annoying that I can't sleep even if I want to...
    LightHigami LightHigami 13-15 Jan 24

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    i'm not clinically diagnosed but i have episodes of depression and euphoria, changing very quickly from one to another. I couldn't breathe properly, i couldn't eat properly and i...
    bluerosesandblackfoxes bluerosesandblackfoxes 18-21, F 2 Responses Jan 24

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    I'm usually tired around midnight but not tonight. maybe it has to do with the full moon that's out tonight? lol I just have a lot of energy right now. oh well I'll eventually fall...
    BeautifulSoul09 BeautifulSoul09 18-21, F Jan 24

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    You and I were young... I didn't know... I can't let go... I'm so mute with disgust and dazed with awful images of how it must have felt. I can't help you and I pray constantly for...
    Everyheartbeat Everyheartbeat 26-30 Jan 23

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    I can't sleep. I'm stressed and anxious; worried about finances and the state of my marriage... And then there's my husband, snoring beside me. He's sleeping peacefully because...
    FakeIsTheNewReal FakeIsTheNewReal 31-35, F 4 Responses Jan 23

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    Why? After such a difficult and really ****** up emotional rolletcoaster day? took a small nap and I'm up til 3 am thinking of people who do nothing but let their love dimish for...
    JeweledGypsy JeweledGypsy 41-45, F 1 Response Jan 23

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    I should really be in bed right I has to go to bed early all weekend cause I stayed up past my bedtime after Sir said not too but I can't sleeps so I figured if I'm really really...
    Daddydomless Daddydomless 22-25, F Jan 23

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    I've got to be awake in 3 1/2 hours. I'm on a first shift for one day, while I normally work nights. This is going to be painful
    Lloorrii2 Lloorrii2 41-45, F 1 Response Jan 23