Archive for December, 2011

Escaped burdens from an abusive partner

December 15, 2011

Tweet By Kat (Texas) I had my first abortion at 17, a few weeks before my state made it mandatory for minors to inform their parent/guardian. I was smarter than average, prettier than average, but with the shit self-esteem that comes from being a teen. I’d also borne witness to a lot of family dysfunction […]

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Being embarrassed is a mistake

December 14, 2011

Tweet by Annyon Miss (British Columbia) I’m 40 now, and had an abortion over 10 years ago.  I was embarrassed at the time to have become pregnant, as I am a nurse, and nurses should ‘know better’.  Just proves anyone can make a mistake! I get really annoyed when people try to guilt women about […]

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