Have You Ever Wondered part II-Mental Talk

I will pick up where I left off.  My Mother would be awake without sleep for 5, 6, 7 days at a time consecutively.  When I was a kid and seeing my Mother stay awake for that many days didn’t bother me because I thought it was normal.  How to help someone who is not sleeping?  My idea was to pretend to go to sleep with my Mother at times when she would lay down.  I would fall asleep soundly, but she wouldn’t.  My Mother didn’t disturb my sleep however; hers was on every moment.  The times I would witness her attempting to sleep my eyes would barely be cracked open so I could watch her and she never knew.  She would get up and down at every sound, motion and change in lighting.  Her behavior during those non sleep times were not hostile.  My Mother was irritated only when my Dad came around.  My Dad would ………………….

Author: Cortney R. Edwards

I'm the author of Extraordinary Happenings on the Edge of Lunacy. I am also the author of "Lunacy Sneezed on my Family" and "Fly, With Me" under my name Cortney Edwards. Lunacy Sneezed on my Family has 20,000 extra words and lots of photos and is the republish of my first book "Extraordinary." I'm here to ease your mind about mental health and romance. I'm not a professional expert, but I do have over 40 years of experience in both fields. Mental illness and Romance are complex subjects and both can be difficult, hard and complex so let me help you.

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