When time for sleep, I’m not sleepy.
Something is wrong somewhere.

I am tired, I am sleepy

Please stop talking to me

I just want to sleep right away

Not at night, but in the day

Sleep on any table, any chair

I just want to sleep now, anywhere

I don’t need a a spring mattress

I don’t need a pillow or bolster

I don’t need a blanket or comforter

I just need a small space, any corner

read my recent poems :

http://authspot.com/poetry/what-they-expect-from-a-lady/

http://authspot.com/poetry/we-were-once-young-poets/

read my earlier sleep articles :

http://authspot.com/poetry/zzz-zzz-zzz/

http://authspot.com/poetry/life-is-like-a-dream/

http://authspot.com/short-stories/the-watchmans-dream/

http://authspot.com/poetry/between-dream-and-reality/

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  • TwiKnight on Nov 2, 2010

    I can sleep pretty much anywhere like a dog would, be it the stairs (once) or the couch (almost daily)… Good night and sweet dreams to you! :)

  • J M Lennox on Nov 2, 2010

    This is very sweet. :-) I think I’ll take a nap too…

  • Jewelstar on Nov 2, 2010

    awwww you are very creative in your poems:) Sweeeeet pictures too blending with your poem.

  • jennifer eiffel01 on Nov 2, 2010

    i could sleep at anytime. I used t go to bed at 7:30pm. But, I am going to start going at midnight as my mom is giving me a quarter to stay up annd be with her each week.

  • Rehoboth on Nov 2, 2010

    $very nice $

  • T.S. Lewis on Nov 2, 2010

    I can relate. Sleep tight

  • SuperMember on Nov 2, 2010

    lOL THAN FANNY, Excellent share! :D comment my articles back

  • RAJEEV BHARGAVA on Nov 2, 2010

    this is such a lovely poem and the little illustrations and photos make it so cute and enjoyable. it says it all really that how important is sleep. when it comes, it comes anywhere, i love the dog in the pyjama suit and the baby standing and sleeping on the shelf too. :)

  • albert1jemi on Nov 2, 2010

    great share

  • Jessie Will on Nov 2, 2010

    This corresponds to me very well :) I can sleep anywhere, just anywhere :) My record was when I fell asleep on three chairs put together :)

  • SharifaMcFarlane on Nov 2, 2010

    When I was in university I was pretty good at napping on desks when I was exhausted.

  • Brenda Nelson on Nov 2, 2010

    cats are always the best sleepers.

  • PSingh1990 on Nov 2, 2010

    Nice Share.

    :-)

  • Eunice Tan on Nov 2, 2010

    So cute. I adore the kitty & the little boy.

  • LCM Linda on Nov 2, 2010

    Star, are you trying to cast a sleeping spell on me? With the lovely poem and photos, I want to be one of them. Great share.:D

  • awesome11 on Nov 2, 2010

    Nice write dear ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! !

  • PR Mace on Nov 3, 2010

    I know the feeling. Nicely done with lovely pictures.

  • Jimmy Shilaho on Nov 3, 2010

    Hahahaha, the last picture must be your daughter!

  • Val Mills on Nov 3, 2010

    You are SO clever, the way you write poems to fit really cute pictures. Another wonderful read.

  • Sharif Ishnin on Nov 4, 2010

    I’ve seen people sleep in drains during my army days.lol. Very funny poem and very cute pictures StarP. Your are getting craftier with each days passing.:)

  • researchanalyst on Nov 4, 2010

    thats funny, great pics, yes sleepy tired

  • Michal Dorcak on Nov 5, 2010

    Cute and funny pictures. Anyway, I got the feeling that you were writing about me. These past two weeks or so I have totally switched days/nights. I cannot fall asleep whole night and then fall asleep in the morning after the sun goes up …

  • alvinwriter on Nov 5, 2010

    Sleeping is the activity we can enjoy when not wide awake! =D

  • gaby7 on Nov 5, 2010

    Loved the sleeping pictures!

  • wonder on Nov 9, 2010

    When do I wake you up?

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