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I Cant Sleep At Night

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    Debating whether to continue to lay in bed,

    listen to music and aimlessly browse social media or get up and work on a Korrasami AMV. :3 probably lay in bed; I am tired, just can't sleep.
    BlankWhitePage BlankWhitePage 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 5

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    not all the time some time i have nightmares

    and i need some one i can talk to at random times at night kinda like a 1 in the morning or even 12 :( help
    nicolefra432 nicolefra432 13-15, F 5 Responses Nov 30, 2014

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    lately for about a week I get tired to the point

    that I am falling asleep in my chair. When I get to bed my mind justs laughs and kicks into high gear. What's up with that? How do others cope?
    sd1972 sd1972 41-45, M Mar 19

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    For the last 2-3 months I fall asleep then

    after about 3-5 hours wake up and toss and turn the rest of the night. I was totally exhausted all the time; I would come home from work and instantly fall asleep but never for long. I was getting really stressed out from that and work so I went to a doctor. He prescribed me...
    username092892 username092892 22-25, F 1 Response Apr 24, 2014

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    LeviCroll LeviCroll 13-15, F 3 Responses Jul 20, 2014

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    High

    I've been on a high and didn't recognise it, now I've plummeted into the abyss. During my high I had a troll playing with my head and as a consequence I no longer know who on my friends list or off it are him, he's played on the fact I'm not very bright and because I've been ill...
    Illiteratetroll Illiteratetroll 46-50 5 Responses Nov 10, 2013

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    I know my partner for nine years now

    and i my husband has never been romantic since we started a living relationship...
    N3027 N3027 26-30, F 1 Response Mar 5

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    I went to sleep at midnight woke up at 2am

    things are always in my mind
    iwouldntmind iwouldntmind 16-17, F Feb 15

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    gonna count sheep....

    ...... dunno what else to do ,lol.
    amtired amtired 22-25, F 1 Response Feb 17

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    Anxiety,depression, worries about the future,

    wich i feel doesnt exist for me.. I realized yesterday, or have realized long ago, but tried to ignore the fact, my life is pointless. Never had a real friend, my family doesnt show a sign of support. All they ever do is hurt me. I just cant tell them i know whats wrong with...
    notworthitatall notworthitatall 18-21, M 2 Responses Mar 17, 2014

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    Need somebody to talk to idc

    who I'm just looking at my ceilings(cause I have no cable in my room) and I got school Tomm πŸ˜‘ btw I'm new to this 😁 so add me to your circle I post funny things in the future that will brighten your day trust me πŸ™Š
    Trapaholics Trapaholics 18-21, M Mar 30, 2014

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    Hsgdbg Hsgdbg 18-21, M Feb 25

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    My eyes hurt because i cant sleep but i cant

    sleep because my head hurts from serious anxiety. I am a poet who cant write, an intellect who cant excel academically, im drowning in my own failures and ive never been good at asking for help. I feel mentally claustrophobic and i dont know how, but right now id just like to...
    ProfessorPsycho ProfessorPsycho 13-15, F 3 Responses Feb 8, 2014

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    Need sleep now. Haven't slept well in over a

    freken month. Bad bags under my eyes.
    dowlie4725 dowlie4725 26-30, F Feb 19

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    I can't understand how people can go to sleep

    at like 10, I can't even get to sleep at all most nights
    fatima199 fatima199 18-21, F Feb 16, 2014

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    I've never been able to.

    The second my eyelids are heavy enough to close, my thought engulf me. They rush in like an angry storm drowning any sign of peace , I just want 2 sleep. Without being woken, without getting sick, without feeling my world crack and shatter all around me . I haven't slept in so...
    nerostefa nerostefa 18-21, M 1 Response Apr 26, 2014

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    Honestly I'm afraid to go to sleep.

    And there's the fact I can't. I hate sleeping alone. I love the feeling that there's another living thing near me. I have nightmares about being chased by a cloaked figure, soon after seeing the figure I turn around and run. I always end up jumping off something high and dying...
    BeautyInBlack BeautyInBlack 13-15, F 2 Responses Jun 24, 2014

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    Its 2:04 am. I have to be up in 4 hours

    for school lmao wtf. Fml
    suuicidee suuicidee 16-17, F 1 Response Oct 28, 2014

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    Life is too difficult

    and stressful for me to sleep
    Danlor9991 Danlor9991 22-25, M 1 Response Feb 23

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    Had finally fallen asleep at 11:00am this

    morning after over thinking possibly every last aspect of my life, just to be woken up by people arguing four hours later. My migraine made me want to bang my head against a wall, I'd been crying for hours. I'm slowly losing my mind, as if my brain is just singeing away, I'm...
    Britt4ny Britt4ny 70+, F 1 Response Jan 24

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    Who can't sleep yet??

    ? I know I can't!!!
    ninibae ninibae 13-15, F 1 Response Feb 7

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    I wake up a lot, and sometimes I can't get back

    to sleep. All through out the night. Get's old fast. Sometimes my dreams are so vivid they wake me up too? Doomed. Lol I'm constantly going on like four hours of sleep. My dark circles will eventually consume my face.
    kalypsso kalypsso 22-25, F 4 Responses Apr 24, 2014

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    deleted deleted 26-30 4 Responses Mar 22

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    i can't sleep so..i made this.

    any company?? PM me.
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses Mar 22

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    It's 4 am, I'm still up

    and I'm restless. I think I have a problemπŸ˜”... Who would of known stress could throw off everything in my life. Even sleep.
    BooItsBecca BooItsBecca 16-17, F 2 Responses Jun 19, 2014

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    It's 5:03 a.m. and I haven't slept a wink.

    I'm not at all sleepy. When I finally go to sleep it will be light out and then I will wake up late and feel guilty. luckily my daughter is on Spring break...otherwise I would have to be up in an hour to maker her breakfast and lunch. My problem is,I don't have much time to...
    Carly4Peace Carly4Peace 46-50, F 1 Response Mar 11

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    I always have too much to think about

    for me to get sleep at night
    Born2Inspire Born2Inspire 18-21, M Aug 7, 2014

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    I guess I just think about too much stuff.

    :3 It's 4 am here and I haven't went to sleep yet./:
    askingtrevor askingtrevor 18-21, M 3 Responses Apr 27, 2014

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    TheMatespritlessMakara TheMatespritlessMakara 13-15, M Mar 30

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    Hello insomiac friends !

    ! just joined this thing. I love night time, it's so beautiful in it's peace but at the same time full of chaos. But also It's when my thoughts and demons decide to have a party in my head, and it's hard not to miss the people that are gone. I'm guessing I'm not the only one here...
    moongirl03 moongirl03 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 19, 2014

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    Every night I try to sleep

    but I can't because every aspect of my day then my week run through my head. I revisit conversations or messages and start to overthink them and what they meant. The I overthink life and start finding faults in my self until I end up crying for an hour or two. I get stressed...
    jesspethy jesspethy 13-15, F Feb 13

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    briinthezone86 briinthezone86 26-30, M 1 Response May 11, 2014

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    I hate the night time seriously.

    It's the time where I start thinking about how lonely I am. I day dream about who I can't have. Who hates me. How no one is texting me. I'm just lonely.
    ANNI3PI3 ANNI3PI3 16-17, F Mar 25

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    nonamerr nonamerr 13-15, F Mar 22

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    4:00am and I am still up.

    I hate this. No one to talk to. I hate to ***** about it but it has been too long since I slept normally. damn DST is cutting an hour out to boot.
    insulator88 insulator88 41-45, M 1 Response Mar 8

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    Trying to sleep but my damn ADHD kicks in

    and well, basically, one sheep two sheep, cow, turtle, duck, ol McDonald had a farm.......HEY MACARENA!
    sancjo88 sancjo88 26-30, M 3 Responses Mar 20

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    Can't sleep again... maybe it's the fact

    that I have school in the morning and I really don't want to go. I also haven't done my homework for maths. I hate maths. I hate school. Meh:(((
    WeCouldBeDead WeCouldBeDead 16-17, F 2 Responses Nov 2, 2014

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    I cannot go to sleep

    before 1 am. I need help. It's awful. I just want to get my rest, man. πŸ˜–
    TravTru TravTru 18-21, M 2 Responses Jul 28, 2014

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    Once again I can't sleep!

    !!! Anxiety rushing through my arms & legs arghhh. Wish it would just stop now :(
    TrustxxIssues TrustxxIssues 31-35, F 2 Responses Apr 7

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    Can't sleep I do wanna sleep

    but I just can't seem to. It's been a weeks since the last time I had a great night sleep
    bluebutterfly11344 bluebutterfly11344 31-35, F 2 Responses Jan 7

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    I've never been able to.

    The second my eyelids are heavy enough to close, my thought engulf me. They rush in like an angry storm drowning any sign of peace. It makes my stomach turn inside out, sending shooting pains up my spine. I just want sleep. Beautiful, restful, needful sleep. Even if for a few...
    HeyItsKaylaMay HeyItsKaylaMay 18-21, F 2 Responses Apr 8, 2014

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    I suffer from insomnia,

    too. Some nights are worse than others. If I get 4 hours in a row then I am doing great. It's mostly just my mind racing along and I can't always slow it down. I now just read until I fall asleep.
    Nuovinzi Nuovinzi 41-45, F 2 Responses Jul 10, 2014

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    This is the third night I haven't been able to

    sleep. I believe it's because of a horrible habit that I've been practicing for years now. Trying to accomplish everything at once. Now I'm stressed and have insomnia. One day I'm going to get it right, and when I lay my head down for rest my mind will follow suit.
    Danlor9991 Danlor9991 22-25, M 5 Responses Feb 25

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    Aquaboo Aquaboo 46-50, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    Can't sleep anymore I just stay awake

    and look at the sealing
    Ma11hew Ma11hew 16-17, M Feb 20

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    I toss an turn all night thoughts of the

    torture of the last 17 years nothing i can do can stop these thoughts when i close my eyes all i can see is the monsters coming to get me an i try to scream but no one can hear me....why cant i escape this nightmare it follows me to the day..
    SweetAngelFrostPup SweetAngelFrostPup 16-17, M 1 Response Feb 19

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    SAffRONisGODxSATAN SAffRONisGODxSATAN 13-15, F 2 Responses Apr 17