Battles At Bedtime

I’m quite a thoughtful person by nature; I often sit up till stupid o’clock thinking, wondering and generally bashing my brain with quizzical ideas, hopes for the future, masses of memories, realms of regrets and anything else that niggles itself into my noggin. As you can imagine this leaves me with very little time for sleep!

I therefore often laze till as late as I possibly can before clambering from my pit. I almost never feel fully rested and am forever tired but there’s very little I can do to ‘switch off’. My mind is a labyrinth of information, I’m never quite sure what’s around the corner and it’s not just at night-time either – I often find my thoughts wandering during the daytime too.…

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Smiling Without Sleep

Today seems to be the day for running endless errands most of which have taken place from the comfort of my home office space yet require some serious brain space which I am currently lacking.

I’ve at least managed to tick off a few jobs from the never-ending ‘to do’ list which is usually wedged at the forefront of my mind given that I’m a freak of nature and cannot help but to be overly organised. I’m a total ‘list lover’ and under normal circumstances revel in the idea of putting information together into files, folders and such like but given that I feel like shizz warmed up thanks to a joyous chest infection I’d rather snuggle on the sofa than catalogue and coordinate crap.…

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The 1am Club

You know those nights when you just don’t feel ready to sleep? I seem to be having one! It’s 1am precisely, two hours at least since I should have been flat out in my bed. It may have been a busy day, I may have had my mind filled with thoughts and ideas for hours on end but I’m unable to switch off as of yet.

Insomnia is something which often bites my backside and as a result I often wake feeling rough as toast the next morning. The cure? Well that would be sleep but trying to find the blighter is often impossible as I lay tossing and turning deep in thought until eventually I give in and grab the IPhone to research whatever it may be that is either bothering or quizzing my mind at the time.…

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