I’m a Night Owl Trying to Be The Early Bird (& Failing Miserably)

I can relate to Sunshine and Starlight’s post on so many levels I just had to reblog it!  Sadly, I am a night owl and so ashamed of it. Somehow, I just function better and write better at night. Maybe someone will read this and give me a job as a night shift writer…I can dream.

If I am compelled to I will get up early, usually on a few hours of sleep, but feel awful and zombie like the whole day through. I think it’s got something to do with not getting quality sleep due to anxiety and being too wired up. I tend to toss and turn all night long so I figured I might as well be up and get stuff done.  I secretly love the night time because it is quiet and peaceful and I get so much more done in perfect silence.  My powers of concentration peak at 2am when everyone else is soundly sleeping.

Being a night owl is not all bad.  I get important stuff done, like reading the fabulous blogs on my blogroll and discovering new gems.  Your writing keeps me inspired and I love belonging to the WordPress society of fully functioning owls like me.

Secret Society of Early Risers There seems to be a club of people who will NOT let me in…no matter how hard I try.  I’ve done everything!  They just refuse to accept me and it’s starting to really annoy the heck out of me.  I never even thought I would want to be in this elite club until a few months ago.  Now I can’t stop thinking about how to make my grand entrance.  -The Club of Early Risers- What does a girl have to do to hang out with you people?  I’ve tried it all – go … Read More

via Sunshine and Starlight (check out my blogroll)

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2 Responses to I’m a Night Owl Trying to Be The Early Bird (& Failing Miserably)

  1. I’m so glad we see eye to eye on this, even hundreds of miles apart. That owl clock picture is PERFECT! We will figure it out one day. And like you said, being a night owl isn’t all that bad. 🙂 Have a lovely Tuesday and thanks again for the blog love!!

  2. bookjunkie says:

    Hope you have a lovely Tuesday too 🙂

    Tuesday just flew by…It’s Wednesday where I am…isn’t that freaky? We are not only miles apart we are hours apart…that’s why I just love this blog world that knocks down all barriers 🙂

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