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I Need More Sleep

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    That Would Be Nice

    Especially now that i actually have to get up and go to work early in the mornings now.  but no...here i sit...after midnight...writing stories about how much sleep i need rather than just shutting down the computer and going to bed.  yeah....REAL smart kinky....real...
    KinkyFlower KinkyFlower 31-35, F 10 Responses Nov 7, 2008

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    My mind doesn't stop,

    it never allows me to rest. I will lie here, staring at the ceiling until the early hours of the morning. I can close my eyes yet pictures remain as I create film after film in my head. I can't shut down, close off, stop creating. I just want to rest.
    Megjones Megjones 18-21, F 2 Responses Jul 24

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    I didn't sleep at all last night,

    so now this whole day is ruined. And I had so many plans! Damn crazy neighbour whith his rantings at night. Damn kids too...
    annspann annspann 36-40, F Dec 11

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    Sleep...

    I can 't. I have PTSD and when its triggered my insomnia can be too. I don't even want to sleep during my episodes. I get nightmares, and i panic. I wish i was awake forever. Rest is all i need.    
    ShayChrysalis ShayChrysalis 19-21, F 1 Response Oct 25, 2007

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    Nothing feels as good

    as your bed after a long and busy day.
    MariaRina MariaRina 16-17, F Jan 29

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    4-5 hours everyday and then to wake up at 6 am

    for school, not a good idea ugh... i think i'll get my *** to bed now.
    xaxionz xaxionz 18-21, M Jan 9

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    I'm addicted to sleep.

    . All I ever want to do is sleep
    kateorwin kateorwin 16-17, F May 8

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    Perpetual Exhaustion

    I am so tired of not getting any sleep.  No matter how much I try it just doesn't happen.  I've been an insomniac since I was a little girl.  I was used to it for most of my life.  Then I was prescribed sleeping pills when I was 32 and that's when I first realized what a...
    Brunhild Brunhild 36-40, F 2 Responses Aug 1, 2011

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    I have dance camp tomorrow

    and I have legit five hours to sleep. Signing off for today. peace love pizza, cici.
    ciciyoshi ciciyoshi 13-15, F Aug 3

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    Pillow Please

    i have been working from 8 am to 11 at nite and then trying to see the man in my life after work......so needless to say i have had zero sleep! i just want to lie down and sleep for 24 hours! i am starting to get cranky and mean at work from lack of sleep!
    jeb1115 jeb1115 31-35, F Oct 24, 2007

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    I never sleep anymore.

    I'm always tired, but I never sleep. I don't have anything better to do with my time, but I just can't sleep. I used to have awful nightmares, but I'd choose them over staying awake hours on end.
    mandamooki mandamooki 16-17, F Jul 22

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    Always!!!!

    i never seem to get enough no matter what i do ....  i think i could honestly sleep for days if it were possible ... maybe im just still tryin to catch up from the yrs of partying when i was younger
    starstruck2xtrme starstruck2xtrme 26-30, F 1 Response Jun 16, 2007

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    littleyaya littleyaya 13-15, T Jun 11

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    Night Owl

    Growing up, I liked staying up late and would have problems getting up in the morning.  Now that I work, I was able to get to sleep at a reasonable time to get up early in the morning to get to work early.  I did this because I wanted to leave work early.  Now I...
    Morgause Morgause 41-45, F Jun 22, 2008

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    Might Help You

    So i found a hypnosis podcast on itunes and there is a sleep track on there that has helped me late nights.  
    Saphiartigerbabe Saphiartigerbabe 18-21, F Dec 13, 2008

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    ryanguy ryanguy 36-40, M May 9

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    Good No Sleep?

    I was up really late on the phone with the person I love, so losing sleep wasn't too bad
    graygoescommando graygoescommando 16-18, M Oct 22, 2007

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    This Has Been One Of Those Weeks...

    I have had a very hectic and demanding week and with that, sleep has been choppy. I am so sleepy right now, and my day is only half-way over. I am also feeling a bit lonely... With a week like this (which wasn't bad, just super busy), I could really use a sleep buddy. There is...
    aniave aniave 31-35, F Oct 9, 2009

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    It's 6:30am once again,

    since at least friday i have NEVER slept before 6am .. I really need to fix my sleep cycle or however u call it aaand to start working or something or fix my life to start with
    stonedalone stonedalone 18-21, F Aug 26

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    Sleep Calories

    I guess I keep an eye on how much I sleep like most people keep an eye on their calories. So far this week, I can say I must have got about between 6-8 hours sleep. Just for the week. That's the same as what people have for an entire night. If it carries on like...
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses Jan 8, 2009

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    I was up late last night

    and got tipsy then I had to get up at 6:30am so I am trying to get through this day with only a few hours of sleep. I know its my fault but even without the alcohol I would have been up longer.
    bootsie85 bootsie85 26-30, F Jul 30

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    I just need more sleep :( I'm tired of only

    sleeping very few hours a week
    DeterminedToMakeLifeWorthIt DeterminedToMakeLifeWorthIt 16-17, F Oct 1

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    I sleep like at 4 am every night,

    I can't help it. I'm just naturally a night owl.
    EmiTru EmiTru 18-21, F Aug 4

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    It's Nearly 4:30 Am And I Need To Get To Bed

     When I'm engaged in an activity (reading, internet browsing, working on a paper, studying, etc), I don't want to take the time to go to sleep. ... not when there's something better to do. And especially not when I have a deadline and need something finished. Now that I'm...
    crypticorganic crypticorganic 31-35, M 2 Responses Dec 27, 2009

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    Sleepless

    My head is about to explode! I seriously need to go to bed. I do not like that I spend hours on unnecessary soical networks. I want to hit anyone that comes near me. the best idea is to go to bed.
    87athleteunknown 87athleteunknown 18-21, F Jul 10, 2013

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    I Hardly Ever Sleep...

    i hardly ever sleep and i hate it. i wish i could sleep more, but my body and mind won't let me. i try and sleep but no sleep comes, after a half of an hour of laying down and no sleep comes, i get fed up, and just come back online, eventually i will get tired enough or bored...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Oct 20, 2009

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    I haven't had much sleep,

    and the kids are irritating me! I went to stay at my friends house, thinking I would get a peaceful night of sleep... I was wrong! 4 kids came and woke me up and are super hyper. God please help me!!!!!!!!
    DeterminedToMakeLifeWorthIt DeterminedToMakeLifeWorthIt 16-17, F 3 Responses Nov 7

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    sendmedembootypicshoe sendmedembootypicshoe 13-15, M Aug 3

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    No Energy Left I Need Sleep

    Stress is causing me trouble. I have been going to bed early and then not falling asleep for two hours or more. Morning seems to pop up much earlier than it should and then I try to drsg myself through yet another day. I need to sleep. Its summer and its so hot here not having...
    LadyGypsy LadyGypsy 36-40, F Jun 27, 2013

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    I Haven't Been Getting Much of Any!

    I haven't been getting much sleep at all lately, and it is finally taking a toll on me. I am just so damn tired, I am not sure what to do about it! All i want to do is sleep, but without my meds, I really can't sleep at all. I hate being so damn dependant on meds, but...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Jul 23, 2009

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    i cant sleep cuz i go on my phone

    or i start thinking about something..... I NEED MY SLEEP , phones are addictive and sleep is my medicine
    MashaBoo MashaBoo 13-15, F Apr 10

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    Last night I stayed up till 5 am thinking I

    could sleep In all morning ,nope my family had other plans for me , so tired
    Life8227 Life8227 16-17, F Jul 24

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    Last night I stayed up till 5 am thinking I

    could sleep In all morning ,nope my family had other plans for me , so tired
    Life8227 Life8227 16-17, F Jul 24

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    Need more ppl to add, trying to get my friends up, share experiences
    ownfrnchseplaya ownfrnchseplaya 26-30, M 1 Response Dec 14

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    I need some good advice. I want to start going to bed around 10 or 11, but whenever I tell myself I'm going to go I bed around that time, I end up staying awake until 2. If you...
    thatvegangirl thatvegangirl 18-21, F 1 Response Dec 8

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    Anyone wanna sing me to sleep?....
    EnslavedRonin EnslavedRonin 18-21, M 1 Response Dec 1

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    Sleep in for the weak!! #weekbeforefinals
    spence96 spence96 18-21, F Dec 4

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    I Should Probably Sleep. But I Can't.. Who Can I Bother?
    Eriannaa Eriannaa 13-15, F 1 Response Dec 18

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    I'm too horny to sleep. Any horny guys wanna chat?
    K9m4m K9m4m 36-40, M 1 Response a week ago

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    Dear guys, we've been sitting in the same sits for 6 hours with no breaks. I know this game is AMAZING, but come on I got to be up at 4 AM to go hunting and so do you. LET ME GO TO...
    DeterminedToMakeLifeWorthIt DeterminedToMakeLifeWorthIt 16-17, F 20 hrs ago

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    Underwater noise pollution is harmful and has been devastating for marine life. Dolphins and whales have died from cerebral hemorrhaging from the deafening sounds from sonar...
    Nyxii Nyxii 22-25, F 2 Responses Dec 10

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    I always hear "f*** the police!" sentiment from say Oakland. And then I'll hear community activists say "we need JOBS we don't need POLICE!" Why would a business owner want to...
    experimed experimed 51-55, M Dec 13

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    Well, not need exactly, but more would be awesome. :) mrjonesmcr is my username.
    Reallifeperson Reallifeperson 22-25, M Dec 15

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    Hey just need somebody to talk to so I can get stuff off my chest
    GeoBroYolo GeoBroYolo 13-15, M Dec 1

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    A story is a way of expressing emotions. Letting each word fall from your mind is like art on a canvas, true beauty. It's another way of letting your thoughts be heard. Poets use...
    EqualityinAges EqualityinAges 16-17, M Dec 1

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    Why is that I feel more confident around men rather than women? I feel intimidated whenever I'm near a girl :(
    sydneymichelle sydneymichelle 18-21, F 3 Responses Dec 15

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    Does anyone have any tips or advice? What do you do to feel more confident?
    Louder4life Louder4life 18-21, F 1 Response Dec 16

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    Instagram sweep brought me back down to 7hundred something): @alylovespuppies needs followers .
    Alylovespuppies Alylovespuppies 18-21, F 5 days ago

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    When I am bored or do not have any work or tasks that need completing I am usually reading a book while checking my msgs on various social sites including EP!
    onewhosupplants onewhosupplants 22-25, M 4 days ago

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