I Dont Sleep At Night

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 460 People

    I Used To Suffer

    A whuile back i had a lot going on in my life, I was cheating on my wife, i have 2 children who i worship and had so much guilt about what i was doing. My wife was aware of the fling i had with another girl and I owned up and cam clean, which at the time was the best thing. But...
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    1 Response Jun 11, 2010

    Sunlight Makes Me Tired

    It hurts my eyes too. I seem to have a lot more energy at night than durring the day. Some find that strange, I say it makes perfect sense. Just because some scientists say you need sunlight, doesn't mean it's true for all of us. Believe it or not, we're not all the same. It...
    AngelaDark AngelaDark
    31-35, F
    4 Responses Nov 9, 2007

    Hate Sleep At Night

    i hate sleeping at night. my mom calls me a vampire. night is just more exciting to me.
    bigc420 bigc420
    18-21, M
    Mar 24, 2008

    Sleeping With Out You

    I cant sleep .. i try i really do i am drift off for a few but then i cant feel you next to me and i wake back. i got so use to hearing you breath at night and how you would  talk to me while i fell a sleep .
    willowsflower willowsflower
    36-40, F
    1 Response Jun 19, 2010

    It's almost five in the morning,

    but instead of sleeping, I signed up to this website. But if I tried going to bed, I'd just be laying here awake anyway. I'd take some melatonin, but if I drink water this late I'll be getting up to go to the bathroom every five minutes, and I don't have anything stronger.
    HiImDavey HiImDavey
    22-25, M
    Mar 20, 2014

    I Dont Sleep

    at night. I've tried different medication's and nothing works. Even my doctor is clueless. Nothing seems to work. I can go days without sleep. But if I do get some, it's only maybe an hour or two.
    Sivik1 Sivik1
    22-25, M
    3 Responses Jun 27, 2007

    I Dont Sleep At Night

    Generally,I don’t sleep at night,I find,That’s often when I become alert,I’ve been that way as long as I’ve known,Occasionally,I might get some sleep at night,That’s if I’m really exhausted,But generally,It suits me to sleep in the day,Also,I like the coolness of the...
    cndrewdrvr8 cndrewdrvr8
    46-50, M
    Sep 2, 2011

    I have tryed every thing pills to drinks

    and I find that sleep still eludes me.
    deleted deleted
    2 Responses Jul 15, 2014

    Sometimes I have insomnia

    and I won't sleep all night. Just tossing and turning my bed and it affects my mood and makes me super cranky. I am villain, named Super Cranky!
    notuh notuh
    31-35, M
    Aug 22, 2014


    I never sleep at night anymore. I just lay in bed for hours, thinking and staring out my bedroom window. Sometimes I'll just end up talking on the phone till all hours of the night. I just cant sleep anymore, I usually sleep for a few hours during the day and once and...
    abstractjunkie abstractjunkie
    22-25, F
    Nov 24, 2008

    Too Lonely to Sleep

    (I'm a 17-year-old, 6'8" senior in highschool, especially good at math, science, and foreign language) I can't get to sleep without first lying to myself that there's some girl holding me, somebody in love with me, somebody who, the next time I see them, will immediately...
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    1 Response Aug 30, 2008

    I Only Sleep Good When Im With Him

    Before my daughter came into my life, I never slept at night. I just couldnt. Between finding the nighttime so calming, and finding the dawn beautiful (but not wanting to wake up before dawn to see it); I couldnt ever find myself getting a good night's sleep. In a way I kinda...
    bloodrayne bloodrayne
    22-25, F
    1 Response Sep 5, 2007

    Usually When I Have Things On My Mind ...

    One of my greatest strengths is to dig in and concentrate, but it's hard to turn off the process once it gets going.  Sleep must sometimes be sacrificed ...
    gottaBhappy gottaBhappy
    51-55, M
    5 Responses Feb 16, 2009

    I Try To....but I Can't.

     I have insomnia, which i take meds for.But they don't work. I spend the night up in my room exercising, and when I do sleep I toss and turn having really odd dreams.
    PorcelainDoll PorcelainDoll
    18-21, F
    Feb 26, 2008

    Is It Any Wonder?

    See how well you sleep after 17 burglaries in one house! That's ACTUAL burglaries, not to mention the dozens of attempted ones, armed robbery and having had 2 cars stolen! I spend most evenings online and usually sleep for 2 hours at most and only when I have to.
    titfortattoo titfortattoo
    36-40, F
    4 Responses Feb 14, 2008

    Not Anymore

    Just a lot of tossing and turning and watching time tick by on the clock. I wish I could be sleeping right now.
    mimsy2 mimsy2
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Sep 4, 2008

    ive always been a night person,

    I love the night. it's the only time where I feel wide awake. I cant sleep at night for some weird reason, I end up falling asleep at 3 or 4 in the morning. it's bad that I don't sleep at night though because Im still in school and I have to get up at 6 AM so I only get 3 or 4...
    EnjoyTheSilenceX EnjoyTheSilenceX
    18-21, F
    Mar 21, 2014

    I hate even trying to sleep.

    It's not worth the effort.
    gabzilla gabzilla
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Oct 3, 2015

    I Sleep During the Day

    I loooove to sleep and usually I have no problem with sleep. I sometimes have trouble sleeping in, but not when I'm tired. And once I've fallen asleep I won't wake up if a war broke out next to my window. But I just don't sleep at night. I go to bed around 5 or 6 am and get up at...
    GothGrrrl GothGrrrl
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Aug 31, 2007

    I Like To Sleep And Dream!! ...

    I like to sleep and dream!! :)
    cookies cookies
    18-21, F
    Dec 26, 2006


    I dont barely ever sleep, im normally up 24/7 i would love to sleep and i have tried multiple times, but my nightmares over powers my sleep so i dont rarely sleep.
    MissUnperfect MissUnperfect
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Nov 5, 2011

    Please Let Me Sleep

    I hate not being able to sleep.I am so tired.For the last two years no matter what i do i can't seem to sleep.I don't know why.I don't understand why I can't.I can be so sleepy but when I lay down, sleep won't come.
    singlemom singlemom
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Jan 1, 2007

    It Was Fun At Start

    I started as a teen to stay awake all night.....watching tv,playing games... Then in a high school we used to go on raves,eating extasys,snoring speed,coke,acids....almost everything we could get to....the more exotic the name was the more popular it was....some of the partys are...
    papaja80 papaja80
    26-30, M
    Jan 14, 2011

    I don't even remember what it's like to sleep a

    full night. most the time I sleep an hour or two and then I'm up again wandering the apartment wondering where the Sandman is and why he's not bringing me my sleep and bringing me my dreams. I deal with some pretty severe pain on a daily basis I have had pain that was...
    moonstar312 moonstar312
    41-45, F
    Jul 24, 2015

    You know it's funny, there's are nights here's

    I can get to sleep with little trouble and other times, (Like now) where I can't get to sleep. And it must be a thing, because in a way, when I think about it, I don't really like sleeping at night, I find it easier sleeping like around seven in the morning and onwards but night...
    GiddyX GiddyX
    18-21, F
    Apr 1, 2016

    I Really Dont Sleep!!

    my stress has been so bad i sleep every 2 to 3 days..till my body collapses. I noticed the next day no sleep im not as sensitive and am ok with my depression, then gets bad...hate this ****..its madness
    memyselfandi2231 memyselfandi2231
    31-35, F
    Oct 8, 2013

    I Love The Night

    I always find myself 4 unisom cherry flavored chewables, two cups of tea, and one movie later w/ a book. its 1 am, its 3 am, its 5 am,...and i am still awake :) Its not like i have a million thoughts around my head, its a million more things than that. its the fact that i think...
    Aimzify Aimzify
    2 Responses Feb 4, 2011

    I Don't Sleep Very Well At Night

    I don't sleep very well at night this has been a problem for quite a while not and when I do fall asleep I wake up every couple hours or so. It is very frustrating for me not to be able to sleep. I do have seizures and lack of sleep can bring on a seizure for me.
    princessv71 princessv71
    31-35, F
    5 Responses Feb 20, 2009


    It seems even when I do get a normal sleeping schedule, my mind won't let it go. It won't matter how tired I am, I always wake up in the middle of the night (usually multiple times) I think it's because I'm always tense, even in my sleep. I grind my teeth, tighten my back, and...
    Honehe Honehe
    18-21, F
    1 Response Oct 17, 2007

    I Don't Mind

    I dont really care if i cant get any sleep at night. I guess its because im 16 so i always have something to do and can just sleep during school. So all i can say is that it must suck for the rest of you.
    18-21, M
    1 Response Mar 19, 2007

    I'm Just a Night Person

    I don't have trouble sleeping, and I'm sorry for those of you who do have them, it must be really awfull. As for me, I'm just a night person... I dont like getting up early, and I like going to sleep early, even less. Night is my moment. My chance to be alone with my thoughts...
    seawatcher seawatcher
    1 Response Feb 16, 2009

    Night Owl

    I work mostly at night,  even when I have the night off I still cant catch up on sleep due to my sleeping patterens being so screwed. I am so confused. I dont know when to have breakfast or luch or dinner LOL
    firestarterfairy firestarterfairy
    22-25, F
    1 Response Mar 5, 2008

    I come home from school

    and go to sleep and then i wake up around nine, get dinner, do homework and watch TV until around eleven and then I either read or write while listening to my music and Then i explore youtube until like 3 o clock in the morning, i love night time, its so quiet and peaceful and...
    anovasiangel anovasiangel
    18-21, F
    Mar 19, 2014

    Its Hard

    When i was little my mother worked nights. I would stay up all night waiting for her some nights.  I grew accustomed to being up late. When i first started school it was difficult but it was my routine. I have lived for months when I am completely flipped. Up at night...
    Tacit Tacit
    22-25, F
    Jun 20, 2008

    I Sleep At Night, I Sleep Duri...

    I sleep at night, I sleep during the day, I sleep...ZZZZZZZZZZZ oh, what? right, I sleep most of the time.  I like sleep, it's fun.
    mandarose524 mandarose524
    26-30, F
    Jun 8, 2007

    Sleep Is What I Need

    i have problems sleeping at night i am always up at night and i just dont know why . i feel my mind doesnt want to cut off it keeps going  and i am thinking all the time they say its bipolar but i am not sure . it might be but , i know its a bad thing to have your mind keep...
    queenpin queenpin
    31-35, F
    6 Responses Oct 19, 2006

    Sleep? What?

    i haven't had one good nights sleep in such a long time! I can't fall asleep and stay asleep, it's starting to take a tole on me and my relationship because i get cranky... somethings got to give
    MrsP MrsP
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Mar 5, 2008

    Nocturnally Me

    I love being up late. A lot of the time I'll get home from school and if I can't talk to my girlfriend very long then I'll just got to my room and lay down until she can call. Even if I do stay up after school lately I still haven't been going to bed until about three in the...
    Anndei Anndei
    26-30, F
    Apr 11, 2007

    Sleeping At Night

    Sleeping at night,It’s not for me,I’m nocturnal,Not your ordinary bloke,I live by night,Sleep by day,That’s all there is to it!
    cndrewdrvr8 cndrewdrvr8
    46-50, M
    Aug 11, 2011

    Day Sleeper

    i almost never sleep at night. it's not because i have insomnia or anything, it's just that i like to sit in the dark and think....sometimes i listen to music and every once in a while i cut, but not that often. but i pay for it evertday! i fall asleep during the day at school...
    xxstRuggLe4mExx xxstRuggLe4mExx
    13-15, F
    1 Response Feb 9, 2011

    Or Much In the Day

    I got an hours sleep last night. The rest of the time I was crying and on the phone to others that I knew were asleep, but who would put up with me being in a mood. I hate it. I've been fuzzy all day. I was struggling to function this morning when I eventually did get out...
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    2 Responses Dec 30, 2008
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