The Lord of the Rings Challenge

Discussion in 'Events & Challenges' started by RiseToGreatness, Sep 22, 2019.

Should the Thread Title be extended?

Poll closed Jun 21, 2020.
  1. No, leave like that: "The Lord of the Rings Challenge"

    18 vote(s)
  2. Yes. "The Lord of the Rings Challenge: The Fellowship of Nofap"

    15 vote(s)
  3. Yes. "The Lord of the Rings Challenge: Rising Fellowship of Eärendil"

    0 vote(s)
  4. Yes. "The Lord of the Rings Challenge: The Journey to Mount Doom"

    5 vote(s)
  5. Yes. "The Lord of the Rings Challenge: The Quest of the Ring-bearer"

    6 vote(s)
Multiple votes are allowed.
  1. newbobido

    newbobido Fapstronaut

    Day 4!

    I’m out of the hell that is the first 72 hours.

    Still going strong.
  2. newbobido

    newbobido Fapstronaut


    I am so sorry man, the first 72 hours are just a nightmare.
    You have to map your life and understand where do you fall and avoid it at all cost for at least the first three days.

    The most general thing is DON’T STAY ALONE AT HOME!
    Go sit in a coffee place / park / bus stop. Just don’t be alone at home. When I had big exams I would get to the library the moment it was open and not leave until they kicked me out at night. Make sandwiches, have a thermos with coffee and just stay there at all cost, even if you don’t feel like studying any more, stay there and watch youtube until you can study some more.

    For me as a mobile phone PMO person, turning my phone black and white really helped me feel like I’m making a real commitment. You can do it on any phone and it really helps.
  3. Kairose

    Kairose Fapstronaut

  4. Chi405

    Chi405 Fapstronaut

  5. canada123

    canada123 Fapstronaut

  6. newbobido

    newbobido Fapstronaut

    well done!
  7. Mazda647

    Mazda647 Fapstronaut

  8. Anas778

    Anas778 Fapstronaut

  9. mikejozue

    mikejozue Fapstronaut

  10. JEBF

    JEBF Fapstronaut

    Checking in.

    Today i hit the 80 days mark. All i know is: i still got a long way to go.

    May your day be a good one, may God give you the strenght necessary to fight and win your battles.

    Strenght & Honor.
  11. nerdy_owl

    nerdy_owl Fapstronaut

    Day 17 reached!
    Working in the best version of myself, logged out of social networks againt, that is something useful for me.
    Keeping strong!

    CALM IN SUFFERING Fapstronaut

    End of day 70.

    Rough day, got a headache in the middle of the day, didn’t do a lot of work, almost none. Next time I will go home if I feel like this. No time to think about something improper.

    I am a Warrior of Gondor now. Great to be a part of this company!
  13. RiseToGreatness

    RiseToGreatness Fapstronaut

    Thanks my brother!! Glad you like it :)
  14. Arisa

    Arisa Fapstronaut

    I just deleted reddit off my phone. A post (not even porn) triggered me so much, that I started looking for porn substitutes. I ended up reading erotica, which definitely counts as a relapse.

    Back to being a Nazgûl - Day 0
  15. RiseToGreatness

    RiseToGreatness Fapstronaut

    Great number brother!! :) Keep it going!! :)
  16. Arisa

    Arisa Fapstronaut

    Congrats! That's a big milestone!
  17. RiseToGreatness

    RiseToGreatness Fapstronaut

    Checking in Fellowship!! :)

    Back to work today, and overall a good day. Although i´m a bit tired, anxious and foggy compared to yesterday. But that´s the withdrawal rollercoaster, i know :D

    I studied a bit about the reboot, and now i´m staying accountable. No urges, still in flatline ;)

    Have a great day brave Warriors!! Onward!!! :emoji_muscle:
  18. Welp, back to day 0.

    I ended up having too much to drink, I tried Royal crown Whiskey and Coke, thinking that the alcohol content of 7% was no big deal, so I had 4 of them, which is 28% and I can drink up to 35% before it starts to affect me in a bad way, so I thought I would be safe. Well, either the alcohol content was mislabeled and it was actually more per volume, or my recent weight loss affected how much I could handle. Either way, I screwed up and should've been more careful, knowing I was trying to kick another habit that involved willpower, so I got nobody to blame but myself. The only silver lining is now I got another thing to add to my 'Not to do' list, so hopefully that means I'll come out of this a little wiser.
  19. SSS Vision

    SSS Vision Fapstronaut

    As I check in today, with the Doors of Durin and Moria in sight, I think a quote from the dwarven legend Gimli is in order:

    “Faithless is he that says farewell when the road darkens.”

    My road has seemed open and bright this past week and I have been blessed with a general lack of urges and temptations. I wish that same experience for each of my companions in this fellowship, as often and as enduring as such respites can be found in times of war. While I am grateful for the lighter steps, I know that my path will enter darker roads from time to time. Many of you are feeling the pangs of orc stench and starting your journey over. Others are far into their journeys and feeling the weight of Sauron's eye upon them. May we keep the faith and stay true to to our fellowship as we stare into roads that no light seems to pierce. I will write more of what is aiding me on my quest in my NoFap journal; perhaps some of you can draw strength from me while I have it--I am sure to lean on your strength in future days.
  20. a_unique_user

    a_unique_user Fapstronaut

    Day 12!

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