Tag Archives: Insomnia

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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Insomnus. Lacksasleepicals. Fuggin’ tired. Basically my body doesn’t like UK time these days. UK time doesn’t taste like America times (they have several) and I blame Brexit for making me feel like this isn’t my country, these are no longer … Continue reading

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