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I Can Sleep For Hours Yet I'm Always Tired

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    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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    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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    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.
    HannahSavannah HannahSavannah 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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    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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    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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    I can never seem to get enough sleep. I'm always feeling wiped out. Always tired. I'm tired right now. I got some sleep last night but not enough. It's always the same. I have a...
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    I'm tired emotionally-but it's not like that's going away anytime soon. Sleep would help temporarily however. I can't shut off my mind long enough for me to fall asleep, even...
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    I'm the life of a party once I get tired. It's like I'm drunk.
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    I'm good in bed but need someone to sleep by me too I wish it was my female coworker and she is also my best friend I love to cuddle with her if she wasn't in a different bedroom
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    I was super tired already when I went to bed and I fooled around for a bit with my boyfriend on cam (cause distance ugh) and that was great and all but I got EVEN MORE tired. I...
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    happens to me quite a lot these days nothing really playing on my mind apart from the fact I've been lied to stolen from deceived and well that about some up my day yesterday lol...
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    I don't show atleast I try not to but just thinking about going back in 48hours how these 2 months changed everything and still at night I get these nightmares that are breaking me...
    milind3012 milind3012 18-21, M 2 days ago

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    I CAN'T SLEEP! My baby niece has been crying for TWO HOURS. We've walked her around and tried everything. She stops for ten minutes and starts again.. I'm so tired, but that's the...
    existJenna existJenna 13-15, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    If anyone wants to talk I'm looking for a relationship and I'm always open for new friends.
    FindWhatMakesYou FindWhatMakesYou 13-15, M 1 Response 3 days ago

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    I guess I'm weird....I pick a random title and write a story to match it. So I'm depressed now...I don't like that. Nope, not one bit. It makes me sad. Like the time the MP's...
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    I've had a few boyfriends and sex has done nothing for me, and i'm turned on by my best friend. I've never been with another girl, but i know thats where my heart lies.
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    I'm tired of dealing with lies. I'm tired of being lied to. I'm tired of people thinking they got away with lying. I feel like after someone lies to me and I act like I believe...
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    Every relationship I've ever been in has been super toxic. I've been cheated on so many times I'm not sure what it would feel like not to be. I know I'm not perfect but I always...
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    Meg Myers is getting me through this. (currently 'Poison') It's weird to be happy and upset at the same time. When you have an inner battle raging inside it's like having...
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    man I'm up, tired but can't sleep
    dontgitbit dontgitbit 26-30, M a week ago

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    I wonder why I put myself in these situations. Sometimes I pretend I'm a guy online. More often than not, I come clean that I'm a girl after a conversation, simply liking the...
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    This is an understatement. When I'm properly tired, it's almost like I've gone mad. I'll laugh at things that aren't funny, and my imagination runs wild when I'm in a public area...
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    I'm trying hard not go get a handle of vodka & drink every last drop. Damn! Posting that just made me want it a little bit more. Watching the clock contemplating
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    i cant. not when i know you never will. not when i know im the reason why. not when i allow myself to think you deserve it. not when i hate myself for thinking it. not when i need...
    PorcelainGrenade PorcelainGrenade 13-15, F 1 Response Jul 16

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    When I am with many people, sometimes I look around and I see me completely alone, It's like people are there, but there is no one who understands me.. or someone I can trust...
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    Healthy/ good / energetic life= less stress, better moods, more fun, better well being. 1. BODY a. Fresh air/ better breathing- be around nature's greens, do ancient indian...
    Bllahblah Bllahblah 22-25, M 1 Response Jul 14

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    You are free to come watch me in bed too! :P Record if you'd like! Not really that'd be too creepy but i'm a pro in bed! :P Sleeping for hours is my Jammy jams! Grade me on that...
    Raptax231 Raptax231 18-21, M Jul 13

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    Got up late, still feeling tired. Had some vivid dreams, I like that. Don't know what to do today. I usually don't. I often end up gaming. It can be fun, but it can also be...
    FittingUsername FittingUsername 22-25, M Jul 13

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