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I Lack Sleep

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    Sleepy!

    I don't now when it happened, maybe that week I got sick... I can't remember...but my whole sleep schedule is off! I've been trying to fix for a week now. At first, I was backwards, sleeping all day and awake all night! :-o Now, I've managed to maneuver it around... but not to...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses May 18, 2009

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    It kinda sucks having a night shift cause I

    find myself not sleeping at all! I finally slept yesterday for a few hours after being up for over 24 hours! And it's not that I'm tired, I've actually got a lot of energy! But I notice I've got bags under my eyes, it's not too bad but it makes me feel like I look bad 😕. It's...
    samhaha samhaha 22-25, M Jan 18, 2014

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    So Very Tired

    Sleep, why hath thou forsaken me? I sit here at the keyboard, try to type out something cohesive. I am not hungry I have no headache I am not in any pain I am only moderately tired I have only slept three hours Why can't I sleep? My mind is not bothered My nerves are not...
    Deepressed Deepressed 46-50, M Aug 4, 2011

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    Sleep... Sleep...

    I wish it could be mine... To sleep at night like the average man.
    drcynic drcynic 26-30, M 2 Responses May 19, 2009

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    No Sleep For The Wicked?

    It seems like I only sleep every other day, then often only three to four hours. I think sleep deprivation is culmlative because when I get the time I can crash for thirteen or fourteen hours. I've always had trouble getting to sleep, when I was a pre-schooler my folks used to...
    teganmarie teganmarie 51-55, T Jul 14, 2010

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    An Insomniac's Dream

    Yeah, its going to be one of those nights. The restless, melancholy, exhausting nights where instead of sleeping I'm trying to perfect a painting or I'm reading or writing or outside, running. They're inevitable, these nights. Genius comes with a tincture of madness, and...
    dollofdust dollofdust 16-17, F 1 Response Oct 21, 2009

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    Again

    I didn't sleep AT ALL last night. Once again, I pull an all nighter. Thank goddess for coffee, right?
    illalwaysloveu illalwaysloveu 18-21, F May 17, 2010

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    I Lack Sleep

     i lack sleep and i am not sure why. i started therapy last week so i am hoping they can figure it out. i am also going thru menapause so that might be part of it. sometimes i take tylenol pm and it helps.  but i still wake up after a couple hours. i would love to be...
    flourlady111 flourlady111 46-50, F Dec 21, 2008

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    I can't sleep I am to sore to get comfortable I tryed and cant
    jamesb2244 jamesb2244 22-25, M 5 hrs ago

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    I'm not sure I remember when it began. It could have been 15-20 years ago? The kids were young, we argued all the time. Seemed we were on the brink of divorce. H moved into the...
    Colormevibrant Colormevibrant 46-50, F 6 Responses Apr 25

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    How to Really Overcome Insomnia and Pain No Risk? (http://luv2sex.theblogpress.com/?p=4240) Lack of sleep is known to trigger an inflammatory response in your body, and...
    how2stayyoung how2stayyoung 51-55, M 5 days ago

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    I love to dance. Escpecially to KPOP. And I'm pretty good, if I do say so myself. There's a talent show today at our school, and I really wanted to join this group of Kpop Dancers...
    RavenTail RavenTail 16-17, F 1 Response Apr 17

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    I had the same problem, there are some clinics that have special section for sleeping problems! You need to stay one night there! They wire up you everywhere in your body and ask...
    Sahel170 Sahel170 36-40, F 6 days ago

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    I don't know what exactly is my problem, but I really think I have some kind of issue that's related to sleep, that I have some kind of sleep disorder or something, but I have no...
    MissGaga MissGaga 22-25, F 4 Responses Apr 11

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    In need of some suggestions. I used to fall asleep with my laptop playing Youtube videos on repeat while my boyfriend worked weeknights, and on weekend nights I would fall asleep...
    Huskymania2 Huskymania2 22-25, F 1 Response Apr 7

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    Since wifey died takes ages to get to sleep. I ready alot, watch movies instead of sleeping til im tired enough 2 sleep. Alot of times I just sleep in living room an bed cold...
    Widower1 Widower1 31-35 Apr 16

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    A friends father: Ok, well here is the long version--sorry it's a long read. I have a 28 year old daughter who has recently been working herself into the ground, and it caught...
    faintking faintking 31-35, M Apr 20

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    I know i have it from my father. Any time of day, he'll fall asleep while watching TV or reading a book, or just anywhere comfortable. I used to always fall asleep on public...
    ThinkingCat ThinkingCat 18-21, F 6 days ago

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    It wasn't a sleep paralysis but I was sleeping and had this nightmare where I had a sleep paralysis which doesn't make a big difference since it still sounded so real and made me...
    TheSilentYell TheSilentYell 18-21 Apr 15

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    I've slept naked for a while now and love the feel. My parents don't care cause I know my dad sleeps naked too. The only times I don't sleep naked are when I have sleep overs...
    BeastDogVillain BeastDogVillain 13-15, M 2 Responses Apr 18

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    does any body have sleep darts cos i want to sleep Or sleep gas or knock me out cos i want to sleep but i cant
    blazingxhail blazingxhail 13-15, M Apr 18

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    I know my fake Mother drugs me, but I'm forbidden from buying food and haven't enough money... I am not and was never allowed to cook, but sometimes I do sneak to cook and my food...
    ONESTARRYSTARRYNIGHT ONESTARRYSTARRYNIGHT 26-30, F Apr 22

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    Sometimes it feels like the universe is conspiring against me getting any sleep. Tried to take a nap but my dog kept waking me up because I left a slice of pizza on the table and...
    oyeabunstyle oyeabunstyle 26-30, F Apr 23

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    Yesterday morning Sleep Paralysis struck me again. I haven;t had in in awhile, so it got me by surprise. I took a 4 hour nap before. From 17:00 to 21:00. I stayed up until 5:00...
    moose73630 moose73630 16-17, M 13 hrs ago

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    I can't sleep with pj's pants on if I do I get too hot and end up kicking them off in my sleep I prefer to sleep in a t shirt and undies xD
    NapalmNinja NapalmNinja 18-21, F 2 Responses Apr 4

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    i work shifts; morning starts at 6am and i have to catch the transport around 5am. I have to wake earlier. I can't sleep early unless i'm really tired & i am a very light sleeper...
    WannabellGreat WannabellGreat 18-21, F Apr 8

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    Now it seems there is proof that sleeping naked is good for you: http://sleeping-naked.diply.com/did-you-know/why-sleeping-naked-is-good-for-you/107804
    thickyholden thickyholden 51-55, M 2 Responses Apr 8

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    it always keeps me from sleeping and I end up sleeping the whole next day and then just cry back to sleep again. it's as 3 day process.
    TheCroissant TheCroissant 18-21, M Apr 9

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    i love sleeping. i can barely sleep even though im on many sleeping pills.
    Ang012685 Ang012685 26-30, F 1 Response Apr 11

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    I can't talk to anybody outside my immediate family (my mother and two sisters who also have episodes) about any of this. even my bf thinks I'm just lying about my episodes. there...
    ZenaMarie ZenaMarie 22-25, F 7 Responses Apr 11

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    I'm wondering if somethings wrong with me or if anyone can connect. Naturally, on weekends and when I dont have something to get up for, I sleep 9-11 hours. Weekdays it's all over...
    tjindigo tjindigo 18-21, F Apr 13

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    The Jeff Gordon Pillow-----  OK--I really do not remember sleeping with a stuffed animal.  I am told I did at one time-but that was forever ago.  I am a sound...
    Elandra77 Elandra77 56-60 2 Responses Apr 16

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    When we go camping some of my friends wants to sleep with her. So i let them to sleep with her as they like. And i sleep with My friends girlfriends.
    Drfunandfun Drfunandfun 18-21, M 3 Responses Apr 17

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    I can't sleep I'm up now at 5:08am and I'm not even tired I haven't slept ugh.God what's wrong why can I sleep.I have this every few days even on school days its stressing me out I...
    MusicLover4Eternity MusicLover4Eternity 13-15, F 1 Response Apr 18

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    On my days off I sleep a lot. I have noticed this pattern of napping for hours of the day. Not merely sleeping in but full on naps and then still sleeping at night. It must be true...
    merrygentry merrygentry 31-35, F 6 days ago

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    Take me to the railway line Walk me so far I can hide Tie me down and leave me there See if I can sleep through that night And if a train happens to come let's hope I can sleep...
    polarbearlove polarbearlove 13-15, F 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    I love seeing my cute little baby sleep! Especially when he's all stretched out haha! He also looks quite adorable all curled up sleeping in his dog bed :3
    mclovin31321 mclovin31321 22-25, F Apr 5

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    First experience with ghost was an unpleasant visit. I had a long day, at that time I was living abroad, felt a dark and eerie presence in my room, before going to bed. Tried to...
    netiiii netiiii 22-25, F Apr 6

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    i was fallen asleep accidentally in the evening and now i couldnt sleep ughhhhhhhhhhhh it really annoys me ! whenever i took a nap, i would certainly have a sleepless night it...
    samanthasince samanthasince 13-15, F 3 Responses Apr 7

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    it depends, if I'm sleeping alone naked but if my son is sleeping with me I wear panties and a tank top or a night gown with nothing under.
    greenamber greenamber 36-40, F 11 Responses Apr 7

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    It's midnight here and still can't sleep lol. I should get this fixed soon, before my final exam which is next week. What do you guys do to sleep early?
    supernerd22 supernerd22 16-17, M 3 Responses Apr 8

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