I Need Way More Sleep

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 335 People

    Stupid insomnia and thoughts.

    They are constantly nagging me. Ugh.
    lshidonil lshidonil
    18-21, F
    1 Response Jul 6, 2015

    Need Way More Sleep

    I am so tired and all I want to do is sleep.  The thing is I cannot fall asleep just like that, it takes me forever to do so.  I'm lacking sleep and I need my sleep. Tonight, well, I fell asleep for about 3 hours 8pm to 11pm) and now I'm awake.  I thought, I would have done...
    Whateverrrrr Whateverrrrr
    36-40, F
    1 Response May 15, 2011

    3 hours is not enough!

    Thankfully I'm a stay at home mom and have that option. Am useless unless I get some more, my emotions are still a mess.
    teadiva teadiva
    31-35, F
    May 7, 2015

    I'm finally getting help with my insomnia

    and I'm doing it the drug free way. There are steps you have to take and it takes dedication and is painful and not fun until your body gets use to it. I have been doing a sleep diary and creating a sleep happy environment but yes I have failed tonight :(
    hatlanddiscounts hatlanddiscounts
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Jul 6, 2015

    I require way too much sleep,

    and even then, I'm still tired. I hate it. I want to feel awake more. I hate falling asleep while taking baths reading, watching TV, etc.
    allshadesofgrey allshadesofgrey
    36-40, F
    Jul 6, 2015
    Theguy0298 Theguy0298
    18-21, M
    Jul 7, 2015

    I have never understood how I seem to function

    on so little sleep(5-6 hrs). I always hear what the 'experts' recommend for sleep duration but my body isn't very attentive when it comes to those recommendations. I had folks tell me that I have a high metabolism and I pondered that for some time and realized that if that's the...
    DidISayThat69 DidISayThat69
    56-60, M
    Jul 22, 2015

    This is killing me 3:30 am still away till I

    pass out when my body literally can't stay awake any more then 2-4 hrs sleep and back at it again..... Then the pain levels increase....
    Bssanglergrl1 Bssanglergrl1
    41-45
    4 Responses Jul 6, 2015

    Once This Baby Comes..

    I will not be getting as much sleep as I need to be completely functional.My boyfriend recently got a new job and at first it was nice because he was still in his training period where he was working from 7am until 4pm. Now he is working 13 hours a day(night) and my sleep...
    CuteInChaos CuteInChaos
    18-21, F
    Apr 20, 2011
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