Other Stuff Writing Prompts Writing Prompt Number 115 Posted on January 21, 2015December 2, 2018 by Thomas Slatin How long have you gone without something necessary to your survival (food, shelter, water, sleep, or clothing)?Sharing Is Caring...FacebookTwitterPinterestLinkedInRedditMorePrintEmailLike this:Like Loading...Post Navigation Previous PostIntoxicated Homeless Person Next PostBBQ Sign 29 thoughts on “Writing Prompt Number 115”I honestly think that there were never a chance. I always bring water with me everywhere and always.Loading...ReplyThe most I’ve gone without sleep was a day. I don’t want to experience something like that ever again.Loading...ReplySleep? A few days. Although It bit me back by giving me a nasty migraine which put me out of commission. I have insomnia you see which means at some point I get very little to no sleep at all.I am now trying to cure it. Wish me luck.Loading...ReplyThe most I’ve abandoned rest was 3 days. I would prefer not to encounter something to that effect until the end of time.Loading...ReplyI’ve gone for one day without sleeping because I was working. I really needed as much cash as I could make.Loading...ReplyWell, food I can do without for a whole day but water, I cant do without for 3hrs. Maybe that’s why I cant sleep 4hrs straight without a break in transmissionLoading...ReplyThere was a time I stayed for five days without eating. I could barely walk.Loading...ReplyOnce when I was in school I abandoned rest and sleep to study for my exams. I almost had a blackout.Loading...ReplyI went without sleep for just 2 days and I tell you, I was looking like a man that’s drunk. Everyone that saw me knew something was wrong. Thanks to supplement used.Loading...ReplyThere was a time I used to stay in a remote and desert area. I had to go for weeks without taking a bath.Loading...ReplyAn interesting question, especially in these times, I think that nothing is forever and that food and water are the most necessary and the first thing that runs out, I have seen people experiencing needs for lack of food.wLoading...ReplyThat was 4 days straight. Only ate 3 biscuits. We got stranded when typhoon Yolanda hit Tacloban and everything was washed out.Loading...ReplyBeing unable to sleep for weeks due to insomnia is really hard. I cannot rest nor shut my eyes due to insomnia and constant stress. I really do not want to experience it again.Loading...ReplyI personally can’t do without the essential things for survival. Water and food are things I can’t do without.Loading...ReplyI think a day is my longest that I can go without any basic necessities but after that I think I’m going to faint or worse. Everybody needs at least water and food to survive properly.Loading...ReplyWell, I had a lack of sleep for one month, working in the night and studying in the morning.. I was sleepin 2 hours some days other days nothing at all. I was very skinny and at the end I was having micro sleep episodes.Loading...ReplyI mostly stay without water and food on days that I’m fasting maybe 3 days can’t stay beyond that though.Loading...ReplyTwo days is the most I ever had to go without food. It was harrowing to say the least.Loading...ReplyThere’s a time I had to go without sleep for like three days. Suffice to nsay it was a nightmare.Loading...ReplyLuckily for me I haven’t had to go through any such hardship. I am very grateful for that and don’t take it for granted.Loading...ReplyThe only thing I would be scared to live without is water. Most of the others are manageable.Loading...ReplyI really fear sleep deprivation. The hallucinations can be scary.Loading...ReplyI once had to go without shelter for some days. Not the best of experiences.Loading...ReplyNever in my life I was in a situation for survival, no food to eat, no shelter to rest, no water to drink nor no clothes to wear. Blessed that I may have been in a lot of bad situations before but God always provides.Loading...ReplyI have never been is a situation that forced me into survival. I guess I am one of the lucky few.Loading...ReplyUnfortunately, survival is a reality that a lot of people in the world still have to live with on a daily basis. My heart goes out to anyone suffering out there.Loading...ReplyI don’t think I could go for more than a few days without food and water. Shelter and clothing I can do without.Loading...ReplyThis one time I went for close to four days without sleep. I felt like a zombie haha.Loading...ReplyI try my best not to be in such a predicament. I would never wish it upon anyone either.Loading...ReplyLeave a Reply to Meldred Judith Cancel replyYour email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *CommentName * Email * Website Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email. ΔThis site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.