I Just Quit Smoking

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 25 People

    It Has Been 56 And 1/2 Hours Since My Last Cigarette.

    I miss it.Nobody told me I'd be hacking up such an unusual amount of...whattever.Lame.
    saccityjack saccityjack
    22-25, M
    5 Responses Feb 25, 2011

    Quit Again...

    Today is day one.  I started smoking again about 3 weeks ago, after a month of not smoking.  This has been my pattern for years.  I quit once for 14 months, only to crash and burn for the next two years.  So, here I go again.  I feel amazing today because...
    muse88 muse88
    56-60, F
    3 Responses Oct 5, 2008

    First Time Quitting

     Hello!  I decided about a week ago that I was not going to smoke anymore. Watching the people in my life that have smoked for many many years started to make me sick, and I knew I had to quit soon. The only time I am even tempted to smoke is when I am drinking with my...
    April86 April86
    22-25, F
    3 Responses Sep 5, 2009

    I smoked Ciggies for 7 years,

    I quit 2 months ago, I feel like I am just NOW starting to experience relief from constant anger and irritability. Did the emotional withdrawal last this this long for anyone else?? I feel terrible for my fiancé as he has had to deal with beast I have become!
    MissPlace MissPlace
    26-30, F
    1 Response Aug 15, 2014

    Quiting Tomorrow :)

    Im a 19 year old boy that really want this plauge out of my way. I have tried to quit several times, today its gonna be it! ive been thinking about this date for about 2 weeks now so it has to be, whenever i try and quit i get this feeling that im so bored, have to do something...
    Selfconsciousness Selfconsciousness
    18-21, M
    Apr 19, 2012

    I Quit 6 Days Ago

    Giving up my addiction 6 days ago was the best thing I could have ever did for myself,I only had to use nicorette for the first 2 days then after that it was like I never smoked because I jut ignore the habit! God you definitely delivered me from the poisonous venom I was putting...
    2ndwife4blackfamily 2ndwife4blackfamily
    22-25, F
    Mar 3, 2011

    I Easily Quit With No Drugs

    Don't let the smoking substitutes fool you into thinking otherwise, not smoking is easy, if you really want to.  I made the decision to break the habit about a month ago, and I'm never looking back. It's easy, because when you think about it, smoking really doesn't do...
    NeonBlueMidnight NeonBlueMidnight
    26-30, M
    1 Response Sep 4, 2009

    Quitting Is So Hard/uncomfortable,depressing/and More

    I am only 52 year old female, normal weight, height.  Exersize regularly. A vegaterian for 35 years.  And inhereted a family gene for high blood pressure, cholesteral and heart attacks (my mom had 3 before 55).  I was told last summer to stop and made a half a**ed attempt...
    lucyhar1959 lucyhar1959
    51-55
    1 Response Jun 24, 2011

    9 Days And Counting

    I quit nine days ago with the help of the patch. This is my 3d time quitting after smoking for 45 years, but for some reason it feels right this time.I realize it's too early to say I'm a non smoker, but that is my goal.
    marysvista marysvista
    56-60
    Apr 19, 2012

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    totallyradicalsmokers totallyradicalsmokers
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    0FallingSky0 0FallingSky0
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    MedicMaster MedicMaster
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    Having one of my Marlboro 100's right now. Love the way they taste, feel, and smell.
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    Mal1967 Mal1967
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    bigunsatx bigunsatx
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    Boshie Boshie
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    Aselfconsciousturtle Aselfconsciousturtle
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    kk1874 kk1874
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    The image says it all. Quit smoking already.
    Maaren Maaren
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    BeatTheBest BeatTheBest
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    msingenuous msingenuous
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    Thank you E P for helping me quit smoking in 2009.
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