Tag Archive: insomnia

Alien Daydreaming

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Tossing around trying to find comfort and I finally accept the truth.   I can’t sleep.   A scene forms on my eyelids like an old-style movie projector.  I’m walking through the engine room… Continue reading

Insomni-OW

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“Why,” you might ask, “Are you up at 2 in the morning guzzling sugar wafers?” Imagine you’re sleeping when the sound of a propeller next to your ear brings you out of nirvana… Continue reading

Insomni-club

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I think there should be a club for people with insomnia.  We could call it Insomnia Club United, or ICU… …and have our meetings here   This could be our theme song We… Continue reading

Senseless Sunday Sarcasm : Drained

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I’m trying to understand…   Why am I feeling so drained? Could this be it? Even my cats are drained.  Maybe everyone is drained. I mean… I’m so drained I can’t even get… Continue reading

3 in the morning philslopophy

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It’s 3 in the morning and I’m 2 brain cells away from comatose.  If there’s noting nothing new in this post, give me a brake break.   Today, I can’t even smell spell write… Continue reading

The sleepless occasional poet

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My cat can sleep, My dog can sleep, their human subject — not a peep of sleep that is, without a doubt a nemesis I can’t punch out.   I toss, I turn… Continue reading

Body language roil

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Asleep at 9:30 pm.  Great…right? Up at 5:00 am after 7 1/2 hours of sleep.  No outside interruptions, like cats jumping on my stomach, only a story that kept roiling through my head.… Continue reading

Senseless Sunday Sarcasm : Insomnia sucks

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At this moment I’m so frustrated I want to throw something.   But I’m too tired to clean up the mess it would make. So, I’ll just be sarcastic about it instead.   Our… Continue reading

Tasteless weak-end Sarcasm: Why I’m up at 4 in the morning.

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I’ll start out by saying I have gastroparesis and should know better. There’s this Chinese restaurant around the corner from work.  If you want to eat in, it has 4 tables, but the… Continue reading

You know you have insomnia when…

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You’re so sleep-deprived, you reach for the ginger chews, accidently open the cat treats, and can’t tell the difference. You just said, “I don’t think what I’m knowing,” your husband is staring at… Continue reading