Sleep

Treating Sleep Deprivation Part 1: Caffeine

Living with the daily consequences of a sleep disorder is harsh; the sleep disorder causes chronic sleep deprivation as well as a host of cognitive, and physical ailments. I have two choices; give up and die - which sometimes in my dark place, I find myself wanting to. Or, tackle it face on to give me a fighting chance

Depression

Depression Steals My Zest For Life

I describe depression in combination with darkness a lot and often liken this to living on the edge of death. It's not because I always sit without the lights on or want to die. It's because that's how an episode of depression leaves me feeling inside. My zest for life has gone to visit Great Auntie Anne.

Word Cloud based on Inertia
Sleep

Sleep – The Indifference of Inertia

It is morning; at least it is for most. Mine can't officially start yet, though. I am trapped in the no man's land between sleep and wake. It's a strange place to be, this 'no man's land.' Everything in the room is foggy and my eyes won't focus. My coordination is out of sync by three inches. My thoughts are incoherent and my inner voice is still snoring her head off ...