Archive for October, 2012

No regrets in my personal decision

October 29, 2012

Tweet I have my reasons, the same as many other women/girls have for the abortion. I was too young, I wasn’t ready, he wasn’t the right boy/man to have a child with, he didn’t want a child, I couldn’t afford a child, I felt it would ruin my life, or I would ruin the child’s […]

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Reading the experiences of other women helped me

October 24, 2012

Tweet by Cary (New York) I had a surgical abortion three days ago, I was only four weeks. While most women usually find out around now, I knew within days that something wasn’t right. I am 34 years old, so I go on and off the pill to give my body breaks from the hormones. […]

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Wished for more support

October 18, 2012

Tweet by Emma (Tonga) They say everyone may go through the same situation, but everyone will have a different experience. I agree. I am 23 years old, and a medical student. I met guy in school, while I was doing summer courses. At that time I wasn’t looking for anything, I was already recovering from […]

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Confident in my decision

October 17, 2012

Tweet by Stephanie (Illinois) I never thought I would find myself pregnant. I am 25 and do not want kids now, or ever. But after a brief rebound relationship, here I was. I knew before I took the test, and the positive sign took about two seconds to show up. For a month, I had […]

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Used to encourage parenting or adoption

October 11, 2012

Tweet by Melissa I am 22 years old and finishing my final year in college. I met a guy through family…his mother is engaged to my uncle. The situation is definitely not ideal but we aren’t technically related. We developed a great friendship and casually hooked up despite our situation. After a year of this […]

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