Tag » Insomnia

May 1st

Long eyelashes are the only things

Protecting me from the lights of this world.

When it’s so dark outside, it’s still so bright here

In this room where I can’t sleep… 22 kata lagi

Poetry & Lyricism

Looking Like Oscar

One night after a week long bout of insomnia, I had finally fallen asleep, only to awaken at 3 a.m.. I realized I wasn’t going to  fall back asleep, too much mom, work, and just daily stress stuff determined to keep my very female brain awake.  940 kata lagi


Pride and Precedence: Springtime is "Fly Time"

A continuing series by Persuasion’s Mary Musgrove

Everyone loves the spring–with longer days, a bit less rain, and warmer weather. But living as I do, only a short walk from the mansion of the squire, springtime is also “fly time.” 430 kata lagi


By Counting Sheep

Photo by Inesemjphotography


By counting sheep,






since thoughts of you

dance in my head

with musical notes

I can touch… 121 kata lagi


An Insomniacs Dreams

I haven’t been sleeping well. Last night I feel like I had an 8 hour nightmare. You guys know the kind? You wake up scared out of your mind and fight sleep to keep the nightmare from beginning again? 232 kata lagi



A friend once told me that the mind is delicate. Once our subconscious reaches a certain level of torment it begins to black things from our memories. 121 kata lagi


Darts, falls & halloumi.

It’s 5.22am. I’ve been awake since about 3.35am. A few things led to this. Firstly last Friday I fell while walking the dog.  Despite working in a surgery with professionals who know a lot more than I do I declined the advice of getting an x ray. 514 kata lagi