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3 Ways to Unlearn Sexual Guilt post orgasm guilt


Apr 30, 2014 · Why Men Experience Post O Regret. orgasm feels like a giant shot of horse tranquilizer. I’m not sure if it’s hormonal or a correlation with the latent guilt I have about my sexuality.

We have some idea about what people feel during an orgasm; however, less is known about the feelings that come immediately after an orgasm. Feelings of gloominess or sadness after an orgasm have been widely reported. It's less clear how common it is for a person to feel post-orgasm guilt.

Sexual guilt is a struggle, which takes place within ourselves—self-imposed in our own minds. Sexual guilt holds us back from open, spontaneous, and authentic expressions because we hide inside a self-evaluating shell. It keeps us from expressing our sexual desires, and feeds on our pleasures by turning them into something that we perceive as unclean.