Age 36 – Two years to make 90 days: The difference is like night and day.

I joined Reddit in about June 2012, this is a different account, I lurked here for a long time before I joined officially.

I discovered NoFap when it made its way into my main feed, through popular upvoting. I read it solely out of curiosity. I’d never heard anything about people quitting PMO before. It was like breathing to me, I’d never even considered for a moment once that I’d ever stop like I have. It was something I was always going to do, and enjoy.

I originally tried NoFap because many people seemed to think that stopping PMO had made a positive difference to their lives. Some claiming “superpowers”. But, I saw it for what it was, that people felt more than they did before. I wondered if it were actually true, and jumped on board.

So, the 90 day challenge, that’s got to be easy I thought to myself. It wasn’t, for me.

It’s taken me about 2 years and a couple of months thereabouts to make it to 90 days.

Before this streak, I very nearly packed in NoFap altogether. I was going to go back to my old ways.

I genuinely am pleased I didn’t.

I do not feel superhuman. But as of right now, having come out of the flatline not too long ago, I feel really good. I have plenty of energy, I feel positive about things.

Comparing how I was when I used to fap, to how I am now that I don’t.

It’s night and day.

— For those of you interested, my posts along the journey since joining this subreddit just noting some of my experiences with this —

First post on NoFap

At 15 days

Day 35

Day 44

Day 47

Day 51

Day 60

Well, it’s my bed time soon. So I’m going to slumber.

Oh, and before I go, no I’m never going to PMO ever again. I have no wish or desire to return to that life. I look forward to having a loving relastionship with someone. No more porn. I’m done.

LINK –90 day challenge complete (at last).

by OldWaysExpired