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Wide Awake: A heavy sleeper’s guide to getting up in the morning

July 09, 2015

My problem with waking up started 17 years ago. I wish I could explain it to you in a way that doesn’t make me sound insecure and sensitive beyond all imagination, but I can’t. When I try, it takes three thousand words and lots of angst, and it’s not really what I want to write about anyway. So I’ll just give you the facts.

—from an article I wrote when I was wide awake