What It’s Like to be Addicted to Sex and Porn

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Erica Garza had her first orgasm at the age of 12. Since then, her fixation with sex, porn, and masturbation led to two decades of fraught relationships and serial one-nights stands.

In her memoir, Getting Off: One Woman’s Journey Through Sex and Porn Addiction, Garza chronicles her struggles with shame, loneliness, and how she managed to forge a healthier relationship with her sexuality and the people she loves. She shares her experience with the Cut in the video above.

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