Art & Creativity

Guest Post: Dear Jennifer

by julie on November 6, 2013

Guest post by Jennifer in response to the “Dear Diagnosis” Blogathon prompt. Read more letters and join us here. ———- Dear Jennifer, Today you are finally relieved to find out you have had Narcolepsy this whole time.  After visits and visits to the doctor with Mom and them telling you over and over that its just […]


Guest Post: Dear Katie

by julie on November 4, 2013

Guest post by Katie in response to the “Dear Diagnosis” Blogathon prompt. Read more letters and join us here. ——– Dear Katie, First of all, that jaw drop of yours was hilarious!  I know you’re conditioned to hear “I don’t know” if the letters “D” and “r” come before a name, but realize where you are […]


Guest Post: Dear Terrie

by julie on November 1, 2013

Guest post by Terrie in response to the “Dear Diagnosis” Blogathon prompt. Read more letters and join us here. ——– Dear Terrie,   You are about to go on a journey that will take you to many lows along the way. Your doctor will soon confirm that you have Narcolepsy. You will experience all the symptoms […]


Dear Julie

by julie on November 1, 2013

This is my personal response to my “Dear Diagnosis” Blogathon prompt. Read other responses and join us here. ——— Dear Julie, You will be okay. You will be okay. I wish I could reach through time and give you a big hug. I wish I could protect your heart from the pain. It will not go […]


The 4th Annual Sleepy Pumpkin Patch 2013

by julie on October 28, 2013

Happy Halloween! Join my 4th annual Sleepy Pumpkin Patch by creating your own SLEEPY PUMPKIN. Be creative – anything sleep or dream related goes! Send a photo of your pumpkin to: by October 31st.  Don’t feel like carving? No problem, you can always draw a picture or cartoon to submit. Thank you to Sarah and John […]


Another Restless Night: Poem by Denna Noah

by julie on October 16, 2013

Darkness fallsSleep eventually tooSandman fails to allow deep slumberLike he allows for you My body is exhausted And it cannot keep onIt shuts itself downUnfortunately not for long In your eyes I appear to restBut here, where I amIt’s such a mess Shhhhh I hear him comingCircling through my house Walking room to roomI remain quiet as […]


Random Remmie Explains Narcolepsy & Sleep Cycle

by julie on September 19, 2013

“Narcolepsy explained so simply a caveman could understand it.”   You may remember Random Remmie from this previous post, but recently she’s became a movie star, featured in two amazing educaitonal videos. The purpose of these videos is to explain narcolepsy to classmates of children with narcolepsy so they can better understand. Please take a […]


We have almost 400 pictures in the NARCOLEPSY: NOT ALONE gallery! I am overwhelmed and thrilled by the amazing international response. Can we reach 500 by Sept. 1, 2013? *IF* we reach 500 by Sept 1 at 11:59 p.m., I will give away free e-books on the weekend of Sept 14 – 15, 2013, during […]


Tim Mirror Wales 2013

REM Runner’s Note: Tim created this unique photo for the NARCOLEPSY: NOT ALONE campaign. Read his amazing description below. Thank you, Tim! Tim’s Guest Post: Having narcolepsy can be confusing. Reality as experienced by a narcoleptic may often be distorted. Dream fragments live large in the mind and memories are unreliable. It can sometimes be […]


REM Runner’s Note: I have enjoyed watching the “People with Narcolepsy Pen Pal” program take off. This is a beautiful positively-spirited group and I’m thrilled to feature this guest post.  Carrie-Ann’s Guest Blot Post: I would just like to thank Julie Flygare for the opportunity to share this group among her fans, followers and friends! I […]