I am tiredThoughts that never slowFear that never leavesFlashbacks that never dimPain that never subsidesDreams that never endCloudy realityVivid pastAlive in the nightJust let me sleep

What Makes a Dream a Nightmare…

With PTSD, one of the many ways intrusive thoughts interfere with everyday life is through nightmares. Every PTSD questionnaire I’ve answered has asked if I have nightmares. Until VERY recently, I assumed nightmares had to be excessively scary. When my daughter dreamt that a bear was chasing her and she woke up begging me toContinue reading “What Makes a Dream a Nightmare…”