The struggle is real, the struggle to fall asleep, that is. Do you find yourself counting sheep and thinking to yourself for hours, never allowing you to get any sleep? Do you do everything you can to get a good night’s rest, to no avail? Do you get sad when it’s morning and you’re totally exhausted. Hey– we feel you. Here are 21 honest struggles insomniacs face every single night.
1. When you try to get more sleep and it backfires
I’m so glad I just laid in bed for hours doing absolutely nothing and yet getting no rest at all. Face palm.
2. When you’re actually sleepy but your brain won’t leave you alone
You stay up all night having deep meaningful thoughts about your hopes and dreams, but that doesn’t change and dang thing when you get up in the morning and have to be productive.