NNWM/5: Falling Back

I slept like a rock last night. One of my favorite features on the Fitbit is the sleep tracker, which measures how long you sleep each night, including periods of restlessness and number of minutes awake. It’s all based on your movement, and while obviously it’s not 100% accurate – if I’m sitting on theContinue reading “NNWM/5: Falling Back”

I Was a Zombie…and Lived to Tell About It

Once upon a time, there was a man who couldn’t sleep. Oh, he could fall asleep at the drop of a hat. Anywhere and everywhere, at all hours of the day. But he never made it into deep, restorative REM sleep, because throughout the night he would stop breathing. His oxygen levels would plummet, his heartbeat wouldContinue reading “I Was a Zombie…and Lived to Tell About It”

Killing Me Softly With His Gun

A few nights ago, Tara had a dream about me. She was reluctant to talk about it, for fear that it would scare me or freak me out. “Did I die in it?” I asked. She admitted that I had. “How did I die?” “You were shot.” Upon hearing that, I breathed a sigh of relief.Continue reading “Killing Me Softly With His Gun”