Sleep Demons: An Insomniac's Memoir #(2021)
- Title: Sleep Demons: An Insomniac's Memoir
- Author: Bill Hayes
- ISBN: 9780671028145
- Page: 425
- Format: Hardcover
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Recently there was a column in the NYTimes on insomnia One of the authors had also written a book so I sought it out It ends up that this is sort of a gay memoir by a guy who suffers from insomnia As he is only a few years younger than I, I could relate to his memories of growing up and coming out As I do most of my reading before falling asleep or at 3 00 a.m when I have awakened with thoughts of work and cannot go back to sleep, it seemed apropos that I should be reading a book about insomnia [...]
Hayes memoir ostensibly about struggling with insomnia covers his youth, his experiences of coming out, surviving the AIDS crisis, and the science of sleep Somehow, it all works pretty well, even though it might seem a bit all over the map The success of the book is a tribute to the quality of writing.
De este libro me sorprende su tejido la destreza con la que una autobiograf a se va intercalando con datos sobre el sue o y el insomnio Los ltimos cap tulos est n llenos de corazones calent ndose y huecos en el est mago Quiero leer m s de Hayes.
Unlike those of us who may have experienced an occasional night of lying awake, minds racing, one thought flowing into the next, Bill Hayes has spent most of his life fighting insomnia His book effortlessly drifts between topics, blending research on sleep disorders with a candid memoir that examines his adolescent struggles with his sexuality, and his eventual coming out as a gay man This humorous and engaging look at one man s efforts to catch a decent nights sleep had me taking a closer look [...]
I was expecting it to be about the author s problems with insomnia Something I can relate to Instead it spends many pages on sleep disorders in general I d rather read a book that either focused on the personal story or on the scientific research On the whole, well written and readable.
been having trouble sleeping and this book isn t helping interesting book though
A nice story about sleep disorders, homosexuality, AIDS, and love.
page 5 Sleep acts, in this regard, like an emotion than a bodily function As with desire, it resists pursuit Sleep must come find you.Nevertheless, I look for it.
I started this book but did not read it The last thing I want to read at night before going to bed is a book about insomnia
Was hoping for sleep less memoir.
Best memoir I have read so far
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