Tag Archives: Insomnia

Danger Will Robinson’s Barley Water

Cease and desist. Cancel everything. Ban all outdoor clothes. Just say no to being out of bed. Or, to put it another way, fuck off Saturday. The creeping fatigue and feebleness that has threatened to engulf me all week has … Continue reading

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Careful Whisper

We must whisper. Speaking too loudly will spoil things. Softly, softly speakee hopefully. No comma before ‘hopefully’ thus it is an adjective. I am feeling hopeful. I am not feeling hopeful about my sleep patterns returning to normal any time … Continue reading

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In Between Days

You might imagine that a Saturday spent in the company of a couple of friends who came to visit in different shifts might have tired my still recuperating body and soul out and enabled me to sleep righteously and well. … Continue reading

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Being Human

Tuesday and I got along quite well in the end. Not to begin with, there was that incident with the not sleeping all night so I was exhausted. And the second breakfast. Which is actually quite a good thing. And … Continue reading

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Sleep Over

Insomnia. It’s all the rage. If you’re not a trendy insomniac don’t lose any sleep over it, you can find something else fashionable to buy into. I, however, have no choice. Insomnia R Me. Not sleeping properly happens quite a … Continue reading

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To Boldly Go*

The last few days have been about pain, insomnia and the fear. They have also been about loving support and kindness so while I have struggled to cope with the difficult stuff I have been helped through and lifted by … Continue reading

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D’oh Zee

Those of you who have had a Tuesday are lucky. I’ve had a tue at most. No s. Not much of a day. Insomnia hanging over from Monday into the ridiculous hours of tue ensured that the s and the … Continue reading

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