Tag Archives: sleep

Sleep Patterns

We’ve all been there, restless, unable to sleep, minds going nineteen to the dozen. As children, we were put to bed at a specific time, and it was a treat to be able to stay up an extra hour or … Continue reading

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Sleep, the final frontier

Sleep softly my Lovely, Dream of peace and tranquility. Sleep soundly, my Love In a place of beauty and serenity. Sleep gently my Darling, Be enfolded in love everlasting. Sleep deeply, my Dearest, In comfort and warmth eternal. Sleep safely … Continue reading

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Z is for………………………….

I’m at the end of my ABC challenge and Z is my I did a spreadsheet to plan it all out so that I didn’t overshoot the mark (I know, I’m a sad individual) and have put to one side … Continue reading

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It was a Good Night……

For the first night in weeks we have slept without dream disturbances. Maggie snuggled in close and didn’t move all night and Hubby was comfy and warm as everything was tucked in at the bottom to encase his feet. I … Continue reading

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Grey and cold, It’s getting dark, The rain has turned to sleet, A rumble starts And echoes close, Resonating round my feet. Inside it’s warm, The windows mist, But it’s not a winter fog, Each breath and Peaceful sigh denotes … Continue reading

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Whispers in the night On the gentle breeze Of Summer: Calling to me softly, Teasing me out of sleep. Voices in my head Tormenting me Always, Never letting me rest Or return to slumber deep. Hands reaching out Clutching, pushing, … Continue reading

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After the storm

Last night, heavy wind and rain had been forecast, though we had been suffering squally showers most of the day. We had been lucky though, and not got caught in anything when out shopping or walking the dog. The evening … Continue reading

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Some things never change

These days, my side of the bed is on the left, but it’s against the side of the boat. Most nights, I get hot, and I don’t mean toasty warm…… I mean HOT to the extent that you can almost … Continue reading

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Tired Doggy

Our girl is shattered. She is curled up alongside me with her nose buried in Grandad’s lap, toes tucked under her chin, giving it ZZZZzzzzzs. Yesterday, we travelled a fair distance and due to the day’s activities, she didn’t get … Continue reading

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To sleep, or not to sleep

Interesting topic on the radio over the past couple of days. It would appear that many people are not getting enough sleep, or are only napping due to anxiety or their subconsciousness. Why? Because they take their mobile phone into … Continue reading

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