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I Cant Sleep At Night

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    Thinking of the past,

    present, and future all have taken away my precious sleep. I can tell it's going to be one of those nights...
    Suicidalsilence007 Suicidalsilence007 13-15, M 2 Responses Jan 6

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    Five hours till work

    and still haven't slept.the last few days have been crazy. Need to relax so bad.
    TheWomanYouHate TheWomanYouHate 31-35, F 1 Response Aug 4

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    I'm always up. I can not sleep

    until about 2-5 am :( whaaaa
    lovenicolexo lovenicolexo 18-21, F 4 Responses May 3

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    idk why but it has happen alot of time,

    don't know what's wrong with my mind
    veryunusual1 veryunusual1 26-30, M Aug 7

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    I can't sleep tonight

    because there a waterbug in my room . I'm sleeping in the living room
    lorrena19 lorrena19 18-21, F Aug 7

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    I can never seem to get to sleep at night.

    Its a never ending cycle of thinking a feelings all wrapped in one. I try to shut down my brain and ignore everything else and I fail nightly. =/ idk why this happens or even when it started but its really hard to deal with
    ador802 ador802 22-25, M 2 Responses Aug 18

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    It's 4 am, I'm still up

    and I'm restless. I think I have a problem๐Ÿ˜”... Who would of known stress could throw off everything in my life. Even sleep.
    BooItsBecca BooItsBecca 16-17, F 2 Responses Jun 19

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    Often times i cant sleep at night ;(

    or if i do i get little of it Often times i just stare up at the moon or nightsky waiting or thinking... Just waiting for sleep to eventually fall over me.... Either that or ill just drown myself in music (like usual) and sing along in my head till i just daze off and finally...
    InfiniteMusic InfiniteMusic 13-15, M Aug 19

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    have been for awhile.

    It gets boring this late at night. Anyone care to chat? non-sexual. Male or Female any age.
    MaxSinner MaxSinner 31-35, M Sep 8

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    I'm so stressed right now.

    With everything going on with my family, and my dad is out of a job, I can't afford to go to school this year. I'm so nervous. I have tomorrow to pay my student fees. Or else I'm screwed! It's liked dad doesn't even care though. He doesn't try to get any money. And I can't get...
    bluegirlie98 bluegirlie98 13-15, F 2 Responses Aug 28

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    Past 4 days I've been going to sleep at 6am

    and wake up at 10am and never go back to sleep and do it all over again
    Strange143 Strange143 16-17, F 1 Response Aug 16

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    I'm really tired but i just can't sleep :/

    anyone up for a late night chat ?
    elinahowl elinahowl 13-15, F 1 Response Aug 25

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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 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 24

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    I seriously can't sleep tonight

    or any other night. It drives me crazy not getting enough sleep.
    MikaylaG MikaylaG 16-17, F 4 Responses Aug 19

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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 ๐Ÿ˜‘ btw I'm new to this ๐Ÿ˜ so add me to your circle I post funny things in the future that will brighten your day trust me ๐Ÿ™Š
    Trapaholics Trapaholics 18-21, M Mar 30

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    Why do people talk to me

    when I'm trying to sleep , but no one talks to me in the day...
    bluegirlie98 bluegirlie98 13-15, F Aug 27

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    AhmaniFree AhmaniFree 13-15, M Aug 13

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    I can't sleep at night all I think about is my

    ex boyfriend & he doesn't want to be in my life nomore all I do is cry everynight ;''(
    babygee66 babygee66 18-21, F 2 Responses Dec 18, 2013

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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

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    I can't sleep at nights,

    some1 plz text and talk to me about something until i fall asleep
    xYanax xYanax 16-17, F 1 Response Aug 18

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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 7 Responses Nov 10, 2013

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    Itโ€™s 2 AM And I cant sleep My mind is far

    too occupied by memories Every mean word ever spoken to me Every action I wish I could take back Every time someone uttered the words โ€œI hate youโ€ every changes I wish I had taken Every fight ive ever had Every promise ive ever broken Every lost friendship I wish I could...
    ProfessorPsycho ProfessorPsycho 13-15, F 1 Response Dec 28, 2013

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    hi everyone i'm new here (btw sorry

    for my grammar English is not native language for me) i just need some help.. 6 month im not going out from home only to buy cigarette,food or beer i had lots of friends and i was social before but lots of people betrayed me and i cant trust anymore i thought it would be better...
    vertisque9dei vertisque9dei 18-21, M 3 days ago

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    10 pm: I try to go to bed at a reasonable hour.

    11 pm: Instead, I spend an hour staring at a ceiling. Admitting defeat I get up to try to tire myself out. 2 am: I decide to do something useful while Iโ€™m up and finish a creative piece of writing. 4 am: Iโ€™ve finished my piece of writing. Iโ€™m tired but mentally alert...
    TheSongPlaysWithin TheSongPlaysWithin 16-17, F 1 Response Aug 5

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    Who feels like talking,

    I'm all for it. I'm a dumb 14 year old kid who has problems and will listen to yours. We can talk about music or life or stuff.
    teddyisnotcool teddyisnotcool 13-15, M 1 Response Aug 7

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    I can't sleep, but I really want to :O it is

    driving me crazy every damn night !!
    theanja1 theanja1 18-21, F Sep 14

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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 3 Responses Jul 10

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    Not on nights like this.

    Laid awake.Thinking about things that won't leave it alone.Whispering to myself what I'd love to scream in a certain someone's face.
    KurMujun KurMujun 36-40 3 days ago

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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

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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

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    briinthezone86 briinthezone86 26-30, M 1 Response May 11

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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 16-17, M 3 Responses Apr 27

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    CosplayPotato CosplayPotato 13-15, F 1 Response Aug 20

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    Popet Popet 18-21, F 1 Response Sep 14

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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

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    It's 5am. I have things to do in 3 hours.

    Been laying in bed for 4 hours tossing and turning; alternating through the spectrum of enraged thoughts, daydreaming, crying and yawning. I give up.
    Anonimaninja Anonimaninja 22-25, F 1 Response Sep 4

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    Sesshomaru031 Sesshomaru031 16-17, M 1 Response Sep 14

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    It takes mee forever to fall asleep at night.

    During the day, im tired as heck. Then when its time to be asleep, my mind decides to think of everrrything and anything. Ive tried many things to fall asleep but nothing works. Then im about to fall asleep, but then my mind remembers something from like days/weeks/months/years...
    MeeeKazz MeeeKazz 16-17, F 3 Responses Jul 14

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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

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    Jesus Christ... I'm scared

    and I'm not having fun... I'm suffering immensely and I'm scared of life. It's 3am.. I think something terrible is happening and I don't know what to do. I don't feel like I exist anymore. I'm afraid of death. Sometimes I'm suicidal but I'm honestly terrified. I'm giving up on...
    Anonimaninja Anonimaninja 22-25, F Sep 9

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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

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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

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    It's really hard for me to go to sleep at night.

    . My mind is wondering everywhere about the wrong things
    rubyy25 rubyy25 13-15, F 3 days ago

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    I'm having nightmares about the night I was

    sexually assaulted. I hate the R word. No just feel like I need comfort right now. It was a really rough thing to get past and even now sometimes brings up a rough patches here and there. A few times a year anyways. I've accepted that it happened, which took a while haha. Now...
    moonilluminatedroom moonilluminatedroom 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 27

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    Ugh. Paid programming.

    That's how you know you have been up way past everyone else's bed time. NOW My mind decides to come up with all sorts of creative things.. Meh
    KinzeeJB KinzeeJB 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 3

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    i have sleeping anxiety.

    i lay down on my side with my christmas lights on and i cant help but hear voices and footsteps and feel someone breathing on my neck. i always feel like someone is watching me. when i close my eyes i see scary things and when i say scary i mean like strange people coming to...
    kaylakeb kaylakeb 16-17, F Feb 3

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    I can't seem to get comfortable,

    I toss and turn constantly. When I do end up starting to fall asleep, something wakes me up. I can never seem to stay sleeping, I wake up several times in one night and various hours. Each night is different. Some nights I can't close my eyes without seeing something bad or...
    musicismysalvation musicismysalvation 16-17, F Mar 31

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    Im not sure why is it

    that everytime i want to sleep at night i cant, but then at situations like when im with somebody or im at somebodys house, driving, at university, studying, working, or doing something that requires my attention its completly diferent and i fall asleep right there, thebest way...
    mcalderon89 mcalderon89 22-25, M Sep 8

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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 3 Responses Apr 24

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    LeviCroll LeviCroll 13-15, F 3 Responses Jul 20

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    I am dying with lack of sleep + school starting

    combo.. help anyone? tips and methods loved and appreciated
    romeo27 romeo27 13-15, M Aug 20

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    Not sure why. Yawning a lot

    but just can't seem to fall asleep.
    Ressalg Ressalg 41-45, M 2 Responses Jul 28

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    Hopefully tonight I can get some sleep.

    A lot of my worries has diminished, and I think it will help me some. Plus I got my phone back, so some guided meditation will do good.
    bluegirlie98 bluegirlie98 13-15, F 1 Response Aug 27

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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. ๐Ÿ˜–
    TravTru TravTru 18-21, M 2 Responses Jul 28