I Have a Lot of Nightmares and Night Terrors

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    I just woke up from possibly the worst one yet.

    It went on and on and I couldn't wake up. They get worse each night. I don't know what to do. I need help. They scare me.....
    fireworks2come fireworks2come
    22-25, F
    Oct 1, 2015


    These things haven't happened in so long. I'm running on a day with no sleep because I didn't feel tired and have been afraid of sleeping lately. Then, I drift off into dream world for not even 5 minutes and the dream starts up. It takes place in my room. There's this annoying...
    LifelessSource LifelessSource
    18-21, F
    3 Responses Sep 20, 2011

    Most Recent Episode ***shudder***

    I've had Night Terrors since I was in middle school. Night mares only since about I was 20. My entire mother’s side of her family has suffered from Night Terrors for generations. I'm sure I will share many more experiences now that I've seen this group but this most recent...
    AlyceOverTheRainbow AlyceOverTheRainbow
    26-30, F
    8 Responses Sep 12, 2011

    I literally have a disorder,

    in which im having nightmares constantly. It also comes with PTSD i guess .
    KenzR KenzR
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Mar 10, 2014

    I had a terrible nightmare last night,

    and I can't get over it. I was raped, and I didn't know by whom and I was suddenly like four months pregnant. Everyone at school was laughing at me, and my teachers all kept asking (like typical girls) who the father was, was it a boy or girl, and that stuff. I couldn't tell...
    zydeko zydeko
    Apr 11, 2015

    My favorites are those of my suicide

    and reactions to each possible scenario
    zydeko zydeko
    Apr 11, 2015

    Nightmares and Terrors

    i get loads of nightmares and night terrors occasssionally when you wake uo sobbing an screaming but dont know what about i also sleepwalk especially under stress that has been weird as well i use to play with toys as an adult in my sleep according to my ex i also use to walk...
    claracluck claracluck
    41-45, F
    3 Responses May 26, 2008

    Night Terrors

    I always have this dream that the grim reaper is coming to take me away. I'm laying in bed, paralyzed, in the pitch dark. I'm always facing the left, and he comes to my right, and I try to scream and move or cry out, but I can't. I've gotten to the point where I know I'm dreaming...
    Lurrrn Lurrrn
    1 Response Aug 21, 2008

    At first it was normal: two

    or three nightmares a month, or every other month. Then they came more often, two every other week. And soon, they came even more often, maybe three times a week. And now I have nightmares every single night. I'd always been in love with the idea of being tormented by...
    SarabearPark SarabearPark
    18-21, F
    Feb 19, 2014

    Just A Usual Night

    Every night is the same, I dream. And they are terrible. Like for the past week it has been the same dream. Before I tell you this dream I should tell you that last year at the age of only 29 my aunt in law killed herself. We were close. (I was 16 at the time) and it was...
    CameronCarson CameronCarson
    Jun 19, 2012
    KensleyRenee KensleyRenee
    18-21, F
    Nov 24, 2014

    I've had night terrors

    since I was 3 years old. My earliest memory gave me a fever so high that it almost killed me. I had to go to the hospital to be stabilized. Since then I've had them on a nightly basis ranging from uncontrollable bouts of fear running through the house to bodies hanging from...
    SolGryn SolGryn
    22-25, M
    3 Responses Feb 25
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