Taking another shot at this, success guaranteed

Discussion in 'New to NoFap' started by ItsInTheBag, Jun 29, 2019.

  1. ItsInTheBag

    ItsInTheBag Fapstronaut

    Hi,

    Male, 37 years-old. Member of the now-defunct pornaddictioninfo's community.

    Have been struggling with porn addition (and, of course, the associated masturbation habit - sometimes the very trigger to pull me back into porn) and managed to beat it (maintaining years-long clean streaks).

    At the end of 2017 found myself hit out of the blue with a "no-fault" divorce ("It's not you, it's me."). Lost my wife, finances and health. Had nothing to do with the aforementioned habits that I had under complete control.

    Started using porn again afterwards for a short period; however, it didn't grab me like it did in the past. I was, at worst, a "casual user". However, as we all know, any amount of porn is too much porn.

    For the past two weeks, found myself relapsing again and again. The good news: this is a cycle that ends here.

    My first goal is to get a 6-month PMO-free streak, and, going from there, never use my sexuality in any other way than what is consistent with my beliefs. This is just a step in rebuilding my life.

    I've done it in the past, I'll do it again. It's already in the bag.

    Heading to write my first journal entry.
     
  2. Hey & Welcome to NoFap Community! :)

    You are in the right place for recovery here. We are so glad to have you with us to beat this addiction together.

    You can go read some Success Stories in the "Success Stories" section to learn more about the benefits of NoFap , get useful tips and ideas to help you in the reboot.

    If you have any question about rebooting, you can ask it in the "Rebooting" section.


    And I would recommend you to make your own journal in the "Reboot logs" corresponding to your gender & age to track your everyday progress.
    You can also join challenges in the "Events & Challenges" section, to keep yourself motivated and focused.




    You may start by checking the links below:
    Learn more about Rebooting.
    Forum Usage Guide.
    List of Rebooting Ressources.
    Glossary of terms used in NoFap community.




    Best of luck to you in your journey!





    -The Winner
     
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  3. ItsInTheBag

    ItsInTheBag Fapstronaut

    Thank you very much, I appreciate your virtual friendly handshake. Already posted my first journal entry (but cannot post a link yet - it's in the 30-37 section).

    (Had to edit out your links - otherwise I couldn't reply.)

    (Btw - it anyone from "pornaddictioninfo" found refuge here, would like to get in touch via PMs.)
     
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  4. Hello and welcome! :)

    We are glad to have you as a part of our community. Here are some quick links to get you started.

    - You can set up your day counter here
    - You can find the forum usage guide here
    - Here is we’re you will find a glossary of terms often used in the nofap community. Glossary
    - You can also find a guide to the basics of rebooting here
    - If you wish to keep a journal of your progress you can do so in the appropriate section found here

    There are plenty of wonderful, friendly and knowledgeable people here to help you along on your journey to a life free of PMO. I wish you nothing but the best!
     
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  5. ItsInTheBag

    ItsInTheBag Fapstronaut

    Thanks!
     
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