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I Can't Sleep Sometimes Because Of My Thoughts

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    I'm 28 years old and had to have a hysterectomy 2 years ago,which devastated me as bein a mummy had always been in my plans :(.Thing now is that people assume I'm okay with as i always have been good at puttin on a smile,I lay awake at night sometimes just wishing for some1 to...
    rose1984 rose1984 26-30, F Jul 13, 2012

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    I'm exhausted, but can't sleep. This makes 5 sleepless nights in a row. :(
    sheghost sheghost 18-21, F 2 Responses 9 hrs ago

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    Well I can't sleep at night so I thought of sharing my thoughts here. Coming to the point I was thinking there is much fight going on between people. All the time people are just...
    angelslover angelslover 22-25, M 20 hrs ago

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    There is too much happening in my life right now. I think that's why I can't sleep. I went to bed last night and tossed and turned for a few hours and then fell asleep, but woke up...
    Sara600 Sara600 56-60, F 2 Responses 2 days ago

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    Sometimes I just can't sleep. Like tonight
    pardax pardax 13-15, M 1 Response a week ago

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    Having someone to talk to when I can't sleep is the best feeling ever. I love it because the person you are talking to is clearly getting tired as the night progresses and yet they...
    Raptax231 Raptax231 18-21, M a week ago

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    I can't sleep and I have no idea why :( I've been laying in my bed for hours now....It sucks because I have to be up in 4 hours. I might as well stay up tonight. I'll try tomorrow...
    Raptax231 Raptax231 18-21, M Oct 6

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    I can't sleep. I can't sleep. That bell around the cat's neck...The wind outside..The sound of my husband breathing... I can't sleep...
    discovery5 discovery5 41-45, F 3 Responses Oct 6

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    I sleep with a pacifier and I'm 28. I can't sleep without it. I recently told my mom that I wanted to be treated like an adult. I had a pacifier at my mom and dads house and I...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Oct 8

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    Wish I could sleep.........so tired yet I can't sleep wtf 😴😨😨😔😔
    mysticangel40 mysticangel40 36-40, F 1 Response Oct 14

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    I can't sleep at all. I have a quarter final in the morning...but I'm not worried about it. I'm worried about my weigh in tomorrow morning at the doctors. I'm afraid I lost to much...
    BooBear99 BooBear99 13-15, F 6 days ago

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    I don't know why I can't sleep. Any tips for getting sleep early. Other than drugs or alcohol please.
    blinkingstarblinking blinkingstarblinking 31-35, M 1 Response 2 days ago

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    😭😭😭😭 I have to much energy Can't sleep
    RainbowWolf13 RainbowWolf13 13-15, F Oct 14

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    I've had a long day at University, The lecture was very long lasted 2hours and a half the seminar itself was draining so much reading to do in a literature degree. Not to mention...
    aminaas aminaas 18-21, F 2 Responses Oct 15

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    I have this silly wish that one day I won't have to end the day alone and when I lay down out night, there will be someone next to me. Someone who cares so much that when I can't...
    Shygirl917 Shygirl917 18-21, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    It has happened so many times. I wake up during night around 3-4 am and then i can't sleep again till 5 pm. That sucks. I have something to do in the morning!!
    Matida Matida 18-21, F 6 days ago

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    this head is killing me! hah i just can't sleep -.-
    johnL3 johnL3 18-21, M 1 Response 3 days ago

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    I can't sleep tonight, my mind and body won't let me. I have work tomorrow and I would love to fall asleep soon, so that I'm not a zombie tomorrow!
    Lostneedsfound Lostneedsfound 22-25, F 3 Responses 3 days ago

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    Anyone up to talk? I can't sleep
    techlover91 techlover91 22-25, M 1 Response 2 days ago

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    I can't sleep and is rlly frustrating. The worst part nobody is awake to talk so I'm restless and bored. blaaa
    sassy19love sassy19love 13-15 1 Response 2 days ago

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    I haven't been able to sleep for years and now it's even WORSE. It's to the point that I can't even do my class work because I fall asleep and when I do sleep it's like a battery...
    Kar197 Kar197 13-15, F 3 Responses Oct 3

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    Iv been going to bed around 3 or 4 O'clock because i can't fall asleep and i wake up around 8 or 9 because either i can't stay asleep or i have homechool. It's been going on for at...
    chaoshead chaoshead 13-15, M 1 Response Oct 13

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    I thought that once I got back to uni I would be happier and would sleep better, but I have been awake nearly 24 hours and still I cannot sleep :-( What is wrong with me? I need...
    Madhatter135 Madhatter135 18-21, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    I hope that I can shut my mind off , forget every damn happened to me and have some sleep , but I can't Memories never die.
    hopeless220 hopeless220 18-21 2 Responses Oct 10

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    I just can't seem to get tired enough to go to bed tonight. I'm not gonna get enough sleep to go for a morning run before school tomorrow >.> ugh. Don't want to get into bad habits...
    brookledsome brookledsome 13-15, F 1 Response Oct 5

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    It's late, I should be sleeping but I'm alone and can't thanks to stupid nightmares. Childish?
    catpainter catpainter 22-25, F 2 Responses Oct 6

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    Wide awake at 430am, can't get back to sleep and it sucks!
    Itsme909 Itsme909 36-40, M Oct 6

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    Like right now... It's 3:44am for me. Been in bed for 4 hours and still can't manage to drift off to sleep -.-
    EnvyStar EnvyStar 26-30, F 4 Responses Oct 14

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    I can never sleep before 2am, even though I wake up at 6am for class. Naps are awesome. ;)
    camillee camillee 18-21, F 1 Response Oct 14

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    I would just rather stay awake than sleep for five hours. These past few mornings have been nothing but a struggle... Why can't I just live without being tired?
    PuckDrop PuckDrop 18-21, M 1 Response 6 days ago

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    just having a weird night. Dreams that I know were bad but I can't remember them. Been waking up at 2am for about 2 weeks. It's making me feel crazy.
    JulieAnn13 JulieAnn13 41-45, F 1 Response Oct 1

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    hahaha can't make it! @sun hi park! di ko pala kaya na di ko to buksan! so im baaaaaccckkkkk! ^________^ #somereasontosmile
    ElizabethSwannTurner ElizabethSwannTurner 18-21, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    I haven't slept well for the past week. My mind starts going and I can't get it to stop. Any ideas to help me calm down?
    AmayaTsuki AmayaTsuki 22-25, F 3 Responses 2 days ago

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    I need some mutha ****** sleep tonight. gonna have to pop a pill
    MaxSinner MaxSinner 31-35, M 9 hrs ago

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    I read a text a few days ago that was about me. It was my Aunt and her text was for my mother. I don't think she is aware that I can read the text from my cellphone. What it was...
    Xemplefied Xemplefied 26-30, M 2 Responses Oct 4

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    Way too many thoughts on my new found "boy troubles". Curtis asked if we could "talk" and I never replied because I'm not sure how to tell him How much i hate that label without...
    CassieWithAnO CassieWithAnO 13-15, F 1 Response Sep 25

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    For about a week i havnt slept right my sleep feels like its been broken i have been having trouble drifting off to sleep but once im asleep then im fine i can sleep till morning...
    BennetWitch BennetWitch 18-21, F 1 Response Oct 9

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    Someone to share your thoughts with.
    Provinceana Provinceana 18-21, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    It's been nearly two years since it happened. As much as I want this to be over and done with, I don't want to face it either. I think my sleep issues in recent weeks have been...
    NeelraDorianGray NeelraDorianGray 31-35, F 6 Responses Oct 13

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    It's been four days since I've slept more than and hour each night. Is that normal? I haven't told anyone about it yet, because I have this fear of disappointing or causing someone...
    ThisIsJustForFun ThisIsJustForFun 13-15, F 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    If stressed I wake up all hours of the night. I do sleep but very fitful.I try to avoid stress or conflict during the evening so I can allow myself quality sleep.I have a medical...
    saxappeal saxappeal 46-50, F 2 Responses Sep 29

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    The main thing on my mind every night is that I don't want to go to sleep because I have school the next day. I dread skwl so I stay up as late as possible
    xxalicerosexx xxalicerosexx 16-17, F 1 Response Oct 7

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    Sometimes i do. Being alone I nice too.
    pardax pardax 13-15, M 1 Response 5 days ago

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    Usually, I take my med before going to bed. Lyrica. It's for my herniated disc... One of the side effects is drowsiness and dizziness, which is why the doctor suggested me to take...
    EarlPhantomhive EarlPhantomhive 18-21, F 1 day ago

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    Guess I'll sleep when I'm dead...been 4 days no sleep.
    sunnysmiles1234 sunnysmiles1234 36-40, F 1 Response Sep 27

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    I tried taking more sleeping pills than I usually do...just to get sleep. But it didn't work -.- still woke up in the night and I'm up early!
    jackjack600 jackjack600 18-21, F 3 Responses Sep 28

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    If ive had a long day, chances are i wont be able to sleep. I get this strange feeling when something bad has happened throughout my day and it will cause me to be restless. If...
    Sierra1993 Sierra1993 18-21, F Oct 6