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I Don't Get As Much Sleep As I'd Like

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 220 People

    For Many Reasons. >:l

    I have trouble falling alsleep and sleeping through the night, and sometimes i stay up because Im just not tired. I wish i had a button which made me automatically go to sleep >:l
    LoveLindseyMusic420 LoveLindseyMusic420 18-21, F Aug 24, 2009

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    It's A Love/hate Relationship

    I stay up way too late and have to get up way to early, and for that I suffer in the mornings. I am not a morning person. One one hand, I hate sleeping. I feel like when I am sleeping, I am wasting my time. I spend most of my day at work, then come home and it seems like I only...
    lacedup77 lacedup77 26-30, M Jun 10, 2012

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    Never....

    I cant remember the last time I got as much sleep as I wanted to. Either, I am woke up by my boyfriend making some kind of noise. My body is waking me up, because I have to go to the bathroom, or something like that. All I know is, I am always tired, and never feel really...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Jul 30, 2009

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    Sleeep? Yum.

     or if i do, i have rediculous dreams. like last night, i dreamt i was layed awake watching the clock. what's all that about, seriously?
    frankspencer frankspencer 16-17, F Nov 22, 2009

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    I Know I'm Not Alone

    I don't get enough sleep for a lot of reasons.  I am too busy playing games at night for one.  Another is I just get wrapped up in the book I'm reading and I don't want to put it down.  I do get more sleep than I did before I was on medication for depression though...
    dharma77 dharma77 41-45, F Jul 30, 2009

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