Thoughts Over Coffee

Why do we sleep? Why, at a certain time, do we take ourselves off to a quiet room, turn the lights off and lie down for five plus hours?

15621998_947469645354764_4609132412788911379_nFor many years, I didn’t sleep – a mix of an over anxious mind, eczema and stuff; these days, I, like most other people, lie down, close my eyes and stay there, in stasis, for hours. We are told that our bodies and brains need to rest and process information, and that does make sense, but it’s such a waste of time – so long spent doing absolutely nothing tangible.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-32606341

Is it just me, or does anyone else find it strange?

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Author: malamute musings

I'm owned by a working team of Alaskan Malamute sled dogs, am a pagany philosophy student, and pretend to be a professional writer - all these add up to .......well, ......to me. And that's what I blog about - random musings, thoughts and being dragged around.

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