Tag Archives: sleep

Want an effective nap? Start with a coffee.


Ever fallen asleep at work?  Even just a quick little nod off before you snapped awake. Maybe, as I have, you’ve dropped off in a meeting, woken, and hoped your colleagues thought you were just concentrating… If this is you, … Continue reading

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I’ve tried it 14 ways


One. Baaaaaa. Two. Baaaaaa. Three. Baaaaaa. Four. I said “FOUR!” Baaaaaa. Continue reading

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Tired. Sooooo tired.


I must have knocked on the door for ten minutes. Then a window or two. I called them on the phone. Nada. There were shoes outside the door and a bike was propped against the fence. I could see recent signs of eating. Continue reading

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Sleep, wake, sleep, wake, sleep, wake


I once spoke to my sister. Continue reading

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Your eyes aren’t getting heavy


It is, undeniably, the single most depressing noise known to humans… It goes like this… Continue reading

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The sleeping brain


Like a door swinging loosely by only one hinge, his mouth hung open, allowing the saliva to pool unpleasantly on the fabric. Hair straggled limply across his forehead while his cheek was squashed unattractively, the features riding high on that side. Continue reading

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