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Some Nights I Just Can't Get to Sleep

Updated on July 2, 2017

Dark SkyLight-Electric Sleeplessness (Luka Nakashidze) c/o MuzzzNet

Just like that

 It's just like that.  Thoughts rushing at you.  Running through your mind.  Even though the clock says, 'sleep,' you ignore the time.

Eventually, the body slows down. Thoughts are still runnin'.  Not scared, no fear, no need to shed a tear.  What nightmare?  Who has them?  Daylight is near.

The quiet is nice, the whole neighborhood's asleep, I guess.  The early birds sing again.  As you welcome in daylight, your infinite friend.

Nightmare on Elm Street Debut Movie Trailer [HD]c/o (Current)

Did I sleep?

Daylight took her needed break. And like a mother hen, she rose on schedule to keep watch over her many sleeping children.  Groggy now, it's a new day.  Can't sleep.  Won't sleep.  Awake, the night away.  Passed the dread.  Looked right through the walking dead.

Now I'm unaware.  Was I in too deep?  Or did I really drift to sleep?

Which do you think will be better?

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    • Support Med. profile imageAUTHOR

      Support Med. 

      8 years ago from Michigan

      Thanks for coming by and commenting Just A Voice. It's 'something special' about the nights we can't sleep LOL!!! It recently happened again, and as before I was on HP! Hope you get a good nights rest. Peace!

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      Just A Voice 

      8 years ago

      I don't know what's up but I haven't been able to sleep either. 2 nights last week I was up until 3am. This is not good if you have to get up at 6:30am.

      Love the horror films myself. Freddy, Jason and Michael were the 3 most scariest men during my teenage years. And what fun it was :)

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      8 years ago from Italy

      I've just answered to your comment and wanted to say hi and thanks for coming. ;) Have a great weekend!

    • Support Med. profile imageAUTHOR

      Support Med. 

      8 years ago from Michigan

      katiem2:Thanks for the read/comments. We have the power to outsmart 'Freddy', have a good night!

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      8 years ago from I'm outta here

      Support Med, Loved the videos, just one problem, I don't think I'll be able to sleep tonight... Great sleep help! Peace :)

    • Support Med. profile imageAUTHOR

      Support Med. 

      8 years ago from Michigan

      you suggest one: Thanks for the visit and comments. You are right, your imagination can really scare you if you let it; don't let it, gain control over it. BTW, I love the calming of classical music. Have a good one!

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      you suggest one 

      8 years ago from NOTTINGHAM ENGLAND

      I am beginning to realise that hub pages is populated with people like me,can't sleep,sometimes scared to sleep,movies never help,classical music does sometimes,but as you correctly say our body knows when the time is right,but still I prefer to write at night,far less interference,loved your

      poems by the way,both descibe a perfect night for me,one more thing,movies are never as scary as ones own imagination.keep it going.

    • Support Med. profile imageAUTHOR

      Support Med. 

      8 years ago from Michigan

      Thanks for stopping by hypnodude, Elm Street is one of my fav movies. I plan on seeing the new one. Have a good one.

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      8 years ago from Italy

      Me too. And so I work. :) Thanks for the movie videos, great horror movie. Thumbs up!

    • Support Med. profile imageAUTHOR

      Support Med. 

      8 years ago from Michigan

      Good times, good times!! Thanks for visiting IdeaMorphist!

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      8 years ago from Chicagoland

      I use HP when I am not sleeping as well!

    • Support Med. profile imageAUTHOR

      Support Med. 

      8 years ago from Michigan

      Lady_E, your comment made me laugh! Other than HP, I am currently working on other employment. I enjoy watching a good scary movie. The night I wrote this, I was not looking at any scary movies, but I really could not get to sleep and somehow this was thought up. It's now three days later and as I am sure you well know, my body let me know that sleep is necessary. I am well rested now, at least I think I am LOL!! Thanks for your concern. Although I lost some sleep time, I had a blast on HP! Thanks for stopping by and commenting.

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      8 years ago from London, UK

      I'm wondering what your work shifts are like - maybe that's got something to do with it. One thing I do know is that you don't want to be watching a scary movie. lol.

      Nice Bubble bath?

      Burning Essential Oils like Lavender?

      Glass of Bailey's.

      Leaving soft/classical music playing very low in Background.


      Old movie?

      None of the above? lol

      Do, take it easy. Regards.


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