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Sleep? Fat chance.

We have a routine, almost like clockwork, and have kept to it for years. Bedtime is around 9pm, dog has final wee just before, then we take our pills and retire. Sometimes we read to get dopey ready to turn … Continue reading

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Sleepless Night

Night falls, Sleep evades, Heart beats, Echoes pulse. Time drags, Tired bones, No rest, Night stalls. Sleep dips, Heart pounds, Head throbs, Stop, start. Clock ticks, Sleep evades, Dawn comes, Another day.

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Wakey Wakey

For some unknown reason I have been awake since about 2am, my mind full of Smokie’s ‘I’ll Meet You at Midnight’ from 1976. I hate that. Not the song, it was one of my favourites from that year, but being … Continue reading

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