I Sometimes Wake Up Crying

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    Ah, there's nothing quite like waking up to the

    muffled sounds of your own sobbing... I sometimes wake up crying, though it happens less frequently of late. It is not every night my mind can conjure up something capable of putting me to tears. But it does happen from time to time. I always feel so pathetic when this happens...
    Lullacus Lullacus
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Apr 7, 2014

    Well I only did it once.

    Last night. I don't remember my dream but when I woke up heavy tears were falling on my face. I looked it up with the help of my friend and it's a good thing. that I'm dealing with my grief but I'm not sure what grief I have.
    melygoround melygoround
    18-21, F
    Jan 21, 2014

    This morning I received a bad message from my

    abusive ex. I want him to let go me. It has been more than a year since I dumped him. And I cried. I cried in my bed. There is a girl I am talking with, she was one of his friends I warned her about him before, yet she became his friend, she left him, blocked hin from everywhere...
    Katerinafaith Katerinafaith
    18-21, F
    Sep 8, 2015

    I feel so overwhelmed.

    I feel guilty about feeling this way.
    moononyx moononyx
    31-35, F
    Feb 26, 2014

    I Never Remember Why

    I wake up sometimes, crying. I don't know why. I can't remember what I've been dreaming most of the time. All I know is that I wake up with a horrible pain in my heart and tears streaming down my face. I wish I knew what it was. I know some know about my loss, but I have done...
    theredlady theredlady
    41-45, F
    5 Responses Oct 8, 2009

    I Caint Help It.

    Some times I still dream of my baby girl..even though I know she's gone, I caint help it. Some nights I wake up thinking she's in my room again, wanting me to sing her a lullaby because she had a nightmare. Then reality sets in. I relize my baby's dead. And she isint combing back...
    TheMourningMother TheMourningMother
    26-30, F
    May 17, 2013

    Dreams

    Occasionally I wake up crying from my dreams. A recent one was of my grandma. She passed away in December 2011. She raised me from the time I was born, and was my rock. I love it when I dream about my grandma, but it also makes me very sad. The latest dream was kinda weird...
    undignified undignified
    26-30, F
    Feb 9, 2013

    I Usually Wake Up Crying

    I usually wake up crying because I can be very sensitive some times and I think about my passed away loved ones who most died when I was about 3 yrs old but I remember them as if they were sill alive today I have a realy good memery of my child hood from 1-5 yrs old but from 6-8...
    bcflopsy bcflopsy
    13-15
    Apr 6, 2011

    Many Time I Am Dreaming Of My Wife

    and i wake to holding a pillow thinking it is her and go to kiss her and it hits home again she was killed at age 19 and i never got to tell her that last tme i loved her and how much
    rickibrat2 rickibrat2
    61-65, M
    Dec 21, 2011
    Nunamiut33 Nunamiut33
    18-21, F
    Mar 6, 2014

    Dreaming

    In my sleeping mind I see you there.  Sitting next to me the way we used to do, the way we used to be, but you are doing nothing. A statue in my dreams, not speaking, not moving. The night before we were going camping. You hate camping, but we were going because we had...
    theredlady theredlady
    41-45, F
    Nov 7, 2009
    Nunamiut33 Nunamiut33
    18-21, F
    Aug 13, 2014

    I Didn't

    I didn't wake up crying this morning, but I did wake up with a sadness in my heart. I don't know how to explain it except to say that  I felt as though something was missing. I looked at the empty spot in my bed next to me and knew that was it. The problem with that is, it...
    theredlady theredlady
    41-45, F
    5 Responses Jan 3, 2010

    Not So Much Anymore.

    But, after my dad died I would have many dreams where in the dream it was my mother that killed my dad and his ghost was trapped somewhere, and a bunch of other really weird stuff and I would cry so hard in the dream I would wake up and find that I was crying for real.
    katnipkitkat katnipkitkat
    41-45, F
    Aug 30, 2012

    Its Weird

    I have woke up crying or trying to scream and I wake myself up... I have woken from chest pain and heart palpitations also I had a nightmere once in 1994 or 95 and I woke so upset I was crying and had a terrible headache  I had had a dream about standing out on a lake jetty near...
    czaristacrystals czaristacrystals
    36-40, F
    Oct 6, 2011

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