I’m Thinking About Taking A Break From Sexual Activities

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Joanie_A said:

“Basically, I’ve been thinking of taking a break from everything sexual. I am turning 21 in May, and have been sexually active since I was 16. I haven’t had as many sexual partners as my friends have, but I wouldn’t say I’m green either. I have a very high sex drive, though most often I deal with it by masturbating and not by sleeping around as I don’t personally like casual sex and I do not feel I am in a place in my life where a relationship would be a good idea. Lately, I’ve been thinking of making a promise to myself to go one whole year without sex. I plan to include sex in all it’s forms… including oral, handies and masturbation.

I’ve been struggling with my sexuality for a long, long time. I think I’m gay, but I still feel very lost for a number of reasons that I don’t need to bore you with. I have been with both men and women, so I feel like I’ve done what experimenting I need to do. I feel like I just need to take a step back from it all for a while. I also want to do this for a sense of accomplishment for myself, and to release myself from the “grasp of my sexual desires”.

So…anyway, I just wanted to know what you all think of this idea. Do you think it would be productive? Do you think I should go for it? Or do you think it would be counter productive or otherwise a bad idea?”

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  • Ashlea

    I love sex

  • Gicelle

    Hey. I think maybe taking a break is a good idea…don’t worry about masturbating tho, I think that’s fine. If you don’t allow yourself any sexual release at all, you might binge.