Post
Experience Project iOS Android Apps | Download EP for your Mobile Device

I Am Going to Quit Smoking

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 59 People

    The Op-ed Column To This Group: I Am Not Going To Quit And Here's Why

    The government created this phony war on smoking to attempt to manipulate the behavior of the people. They have used it to tax one segment of the population and not others.  They have attempted to make research "prove" what they wanted to prove.This is not the role of...
    smokingrocks1 smokingrocks1 56-60, M 1 Response Oct 31, 2012

    Your Response

    Cancel

    So Long Phillip Morris

    I have three cigarettes left and then it is over.  The decades long love affair is finished.  We shall part as horrible enemies.  I am sure I will miss my smoky treats terribly, but they have cheated me time and time again.  It is over, no more taking them...
    Freestanding Freestanding 51-55, F 8 Responses Dec 31, 2007

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Going To Quit Smoking

    I want to quit smoking, just looking for people trying the same thing. Now I am going to read insert from Champix.
    Tinybeth Tinybeth 46-50, F Jun 13, 2011

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Countdown: 14 Hours Til its quittin time!

    14  hours until it is New Years! 14 hours until it is the year 2009 14 hours until i smoke my last stick... 14 dang hours until i quit. COld mother beeping turkey... (jst stressed) im scared, nervous, anxious, stressed.. I've smoked for so long, so damN lOng!! When i...
    21butterfly 21butterfly 22-25, F 3 Responses Dec 30, 2008

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Enough

    I quit for two years and went back dummy! I was waiting for all the tests to be done and hopefully they are, i have Chantix so good by old crutch ...hello smoke free.
    redheadsrule redheadsrule 36-40, F 11 Responses Jun 21, 2008

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Related Experiences

    I wouldn't say I'm a chained smoker, but I am a social smoker and regularly feel I need that daily intake of nicotine. Where I live we have this Arabian kind of smoke where you put...
    psychedelicblues psychedelicblues 18-21, F Dec 2

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I just woke up one day, last September, and decided I'd had enough, i was done being enslaved to cigarettes. And that was the end of that toxic, one way relationship:) We met...
    IAmOptimusPrime IAmOptimusPrime 22-25, F 1 Response Nov 26

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I first started smoking in my teens, and have smoked on and off ever since, but I have wanted to quit this deadly and disgusting habit for years. I started smoking heavily again...
    anothernightowl anothernightowl 36-40, M 3 Responses Dec 3

    Your Response

    Cancel
    2 1/2 months without a smoke. I'm starting to crave again. I still love the smell of a freshly lit smoke and remember what it was like to smoke as if I'm still doing it. I know...
    topsykrit topsykrit 18-21, F 1 Response 3 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I am quitting smoking an on this morning I am not going to buy a pack of cigarettes! Gotta stay strong!!!
    Binks328 Binks328 26-30, M Nov 29

    Your Response

    Cancel
    As it turns out alcohol and quitting smoking don't mix very well...
    ReveredPotion ReveredPotion 18-21, M 1 Response Nov 21

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Today has been 1 year since I quit smoking :)
    SeaOfMonsters SeaOfMonsters 26-30, F 6 Responses Nov 28

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Smoked on and off since I was seventeen. Can’t exactly say why I started, (though like most other people I imagine) I know why I need to quit. Ironic as it is, during my college...
    morea morea 22-25, F 2 Responses 6 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I am quitting, and I am already noticing that I have more energy throughout the day. I smoke weed everyday and will continue to do so, but I am quitting cigarettes after 7 years of...
    CountryQueen623 CountryQueen623 18-21, F 1 Response Dec 6

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I don't really know why I did, mainly to save money, but crazy as it sounds I enjoy smoking... I miss it, I crave the feel of a cigarette between my fingers, I feel like I feel...
    joeblow26 joeblow26 22-25, M 1 Response 3 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Today is an anniversary. Exactly one year I quit and still staying strong. (Secretly I'm a little proud of myself)
    boeiend81 boeiend81 31-35, F 1 Response Nov 20

    Your Response

    Cancel
    has been 28 days without...have quit many times, even once for 8 years....easy to pick the habit back up...wish me luck...28 days and counting
    dailynudist dailynudist 56-60, M 4 Responses Nov 30

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Its Been 3 Years now and i still have my Cravings.
    Miles222 Miles222 26-30, M 2 Responses Nov 25

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Six months now and counting… Still have cravings, but not as bad as they were.
    BohemianTragedy BohemianTragedy 46-50, M 1 Response Dec 6

    Your Response

    Cancel
    is now 1 month and 4 days.....yes
    dailynudist dailynudist 56-60, M Dec 9

    Your Response

    Cancel
    When I get stressed, I have one or two. I refuse to buy a pack, or I'd just smoke them all
    dogsgowoof dogsgowoof 36-40, M Dec 9

    Your Response

    Cancel
    So I haven't smoked in 3days and I have noticed a huge difference, fresh air for one, I feel a lot more energetic and I don't smell like an ash tray but right now I'm stressed and...
    Mama86 Mama86 26-30, F 6 Responses Dec 10

    Your Response

    Cancel
    #Day 2 Today was a good day, productive at work and I feel alright. I know I am going to be tempted when my friends start smoking around me today, but well... The thing that...
    AlexEP2014 AlexEP2014 18-21, M Dec 8

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I cannot live like this anymore, I am depressed and I feel like I am wasting my time and damaging my future... From tomorrow I am starting my journey to quitting weed after 2 and...
    AlexEP2014 AlexEP2014 18-21, M Dec 7

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I have started smoking pot for about a month. Ever since i smoked that first time i felt like i wanted more pot. I started smoking once every night. I have a low tolerance so a...
    God22 God22 18-21, M 1 Response Dec 10

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I've been smoking since 2 years. First time I smoked when I had problem with my best friend he gave me up so I didn't know what to do I was too depressed and I bought cigarette and...
    Stevejons Stevejons 22-25, M 5 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I love smoking its makes food taste better and music is wayyy better!
    Heyababe Heyababe 18-21, F 3 Responses Nov 23

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I like Black and Milds once in awhile, especially wood tip wine or jazz. I also, like Marlboro Smooths 100's....like smoking a peppermint candy with a subtle harshness and tobacco...
    Tothelastdivine1994 Tothelastdivine1994 18-21, M Dec 1

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Ah yes my first (of two) times smoking weed. I was in NY and it was super late and a group of my co-workers were on a retreat. We hit a joint and we went into the cabin area. They...
    Ebbal Ebbal 16-17, T Dec 2

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Smoking weed isn't so great to calm down and relax with when there are better solutions that are cheaper and safer. I find my anti depressants (Setraline) way better. Only a 2...
    ValhallaAwaits ValhallaAwaits 18-21, M Dec 6

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I don't smoke often but a few months ago I started smoking. I was really stressed out. I started around May this year and I've just started my third packet this year. I've shared a...
    SpiritualBunny SpiritualBunny 22-25, F 2 Responses Dec 7

    Your Response

    Cancel
    A lot of you will be quite appropriately worried about the group interconnection troubles you have been experiencing during the last couple of weeks. We all know that the has...
    Diablo3zss Diablo3zss 22-25, M Nov 21

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I enjoy going commando whenever I possibly can during the warm days of late spring and early autumn. The feeling of doing so is so natural yet so naughty at the same time. Usually...
    JQuest75 JQuest75 31-35, M 1 day ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I enjoy going commando whenever I possibly can during the warm days of late spring and early autumn. The feeling of doing so is so natural yet so naughty at the same time. Usually...
    JQuest75 JQuest75 31-35, M 1 Response 1 day ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I enjoy going commando whenever I possibly can during the warm days of late spring and early autumn. The feeling of doing so is so natural yet so naughty at the same time. Usually...
    JQuest75 JQuest75 31-35, M 1 day ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I enjoy going commando whenever I possibly can during the warm days of late spring and early autumn. The feeling of doing so is so natural yet so naughty at the same time. Usually...
    JQuest75 JQuest75 31-35, M 1 Response 1 day ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I feel like im extremelly weird and have no idea where im going with my life i dropped out of college work a ****** full time job. I have social anxiety i dont even know anymore
    Aluc0rd Aluc0rd 18-21, M 19 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    For awhile I wanted to be the one to support everyone else, I wanted to be strong. That's changed quite dramatically. I just want to be held and feel protected now. Though I think...
    Friability Friability 18-21 1 Response Nov 22

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I fell off the smoke free wagon for the last two days. Quitting cigs is really hard. So I broke my smoke pieces and I'm just going to cold turkey everything. Wish me luck. Today...
    Floo64 Floo64 22-25, F 2 Responses 5 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    especially when I wear my kilt. I know that it's traditional to go 'regimental' when wearing a kilt, but to be honest it just doesn't feel right wearing a kilt any other way. I...
    ben1815 ben1815 41-45, M 2 Responses Nov 23

    Your Response

    Cancel
    It was a year and 2 and half months ago, when my life changed dramatically. I found someone who brought out the best of me emotionally and academically and started a relationship...
    roseperezx3 roseperezx3 18-21, F Dec 3

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I used to really love my job. Then about a year ago we got a new head manager. He is a complete and total idiot. He very shortly after starting promoted a tiny little cute type...
    fourcrazyccats fourcrazyccats 31-35, F Dec 3

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Charles told me at dinner last night that there is another party tonight like the one at the house in Hornsey, but this one is in Wimbledon, near Wimbledon Park. It has a theme...
    Skjeggstad Skjeggstad 22-25, F 6 Responses Nov 20

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Im that girl that if we just met our conversation is going to be really awkward and short because i have no idea what to talk about (it gets worse if you are really social and...
    MariexOkay MariexOkay 13-15, F 3 Responses Nov 23

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I Am Changing My Life The Is Right And Right Now Spread my wings to the sky. How high i take it up, how bright I shine to light it up. How big the show , how far. around the world...
    letsloveloSETHehate letsloveloSETHehate 36-40, M Nov 28

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I can't stop thinking about what the future has in store for me. I'm not really good at anything. I think my future is just failure. I want a good job, and a guy who actually likes...
    HarmsCaleb HarmsCaleb 18-21, M 2 Responses Nov 30

    Your Response

    Cancel