I've written extensively about porn blocks on this blog. For a time I thought they were the answer - a way of physically preventing me from watching porn, and therefore achieving the abstinence that it is of course the goal of this whole thing. Unfortunately, for me at least, porn blocks have done more harm … Continue reading A Note About Porn Blocks
So September is nearly upon us and looking back, August has been probably the toughest month I've had to deal with in relation to porn addiction. My anxiety and stress levels have been through the roof, yet I've been relapsing at the same regularity as before, so all in all I'm finding it hard to … Continue reading Status Update – more content blocking!
Today I had my second private therapy session with a sex addiction counsellor. I had decided to go down the counselling route for two reasons: 1) self-motivation wasn't working and 2) I started to appreciate that to fix my addiction, I'd have to really understand the underlying psychological reasons for it; something I would likely not … Continue reading Private therapy session #2 take-away
Today I finally received the text message from my mobile phone provider that I've been waiting for for ages... confirming that their server-side adult content block has been activated on my account.I had hoped that willpower alone would have been enough to beat this thing, but it hasn't been the case, as I have still … Continue reading Stage 2: Implementing the content block