Tag Archive: insomnia

Things to do when you can’t sleep

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TONIGHTS FORAY INTO THE NO SLEEP ZONE Write a post.  Make some toast Surf the net Stroke a pet Drink some water. Call your daughter. Take a shower. Read an hour. Meditate Medicate.… Continue reading

Add title here cause I sure as hell can’t think of one at 3 in the morning.

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What goes through the mind of a blogger at 3 in the morning? Nothing.  Absolutely NOTHING. With that in mind, I looked up memes about “Nothing.” Really.  There are more memes about “Nothing”… Continue reading

Not feeling the Christmas Spirit

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  Don’t feel like taking a ribbon ribbing today. This might be part of the problem: …but it’s 3 in the morning and I can’t have any…of anything…  Most of the time, I’m… Continue reading

Senseless Saturday Sarcasm : Tired

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I was going to sleep in today — and still might.   Sleeping from 12:30 to 5:30 in the morning is great for a few people, but not for someone needing 8 hours of… Continue reading

Muse sick? No… She’s simply Liszt less.

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My brain wants meditation music.  Yet I’m listening to George Thorogood singing, “Bad to the Bone?” The overthinking brain whispers, “I don’t care.” The subconscious says, “I’m not listening.” Insomnia by any other… Continue reading

Sleeplessness by any other name

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I just took a chill pill (code name: Ibuprofen). It’s 12:51 on the Battlestar Insomnia.  Though I’m not fighting Cylons, I often think the office copy machine/fax/scan/staple thingy is trying hard to become… Continue reading

An insomniacs poem

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The turmoil of a mind refuses to stop talking at me.   Drift away…drift away…feel your toes relaxing, your legs, your hips, your arms… Darkness….peace…almost there. My mind bounces off a celestial trampoline that… Continue reading

Communication

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So….I’m sitting at home after taking 2 pain killers, 2 naps, and a couple of allergy pills. Have you noticed that when you’re sick your mind throws the strangest thought at you? This… Continue reading

THIS SUCKS

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That’s as good an excuse as any I’ve heard. Unfortunately, it’s not true. Here’s what’s true: Once upon a midnight, clearly, head upon my pillow weary, after sleep (an hour, soundly) woke up… Continue reading

Arrugh, with a side of “what?”

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Ah, the 3:30 am wake-up dream. Yep, you read that right. Full color and as real as it gets. Some days I have to wonder if my mind inhabits several bodies at once. … Continue reading