Author Archive

Didn’t have any bleeding or cramps, just the intense feeling of tiredness

July 8, 2010

Tweet by Anonymous I had an abortion my freshman year of college. It was NOT expected and I knew my family would freak out and it’s father was not the man that was willing to help out. I knew I could not give this child everything it needed, not even love, because the simple fact […]

Posted in Stories No Comments »

My abortion gave me my life back

July 6, 2010

Tweet by M. (Washington) I was the “good girl” who had good grades, played several sports, sang in choir, did volunteer work. I might have been the last person anyone would have suspected would get pregnant. I got pregnant by my high school boyfriend, who was the first person I had sex with. Based on […]

Posted in Stories No Comments »

Women choose abortion for many reasons

July 3, 2010

Tweet by http://www.positive.org/ women choose abortion for many reasons: we can’t handle having a baby right now our parents would be angry or disappointed; we might get kicked out of the house having a baby might screw up finishing high school, going to college, or having a career the father is not going to help we […]

Posted in Stories 5 Comments »

Felt comfortable and safe at Planned Parenthood

June 27, 2010

Tweet by Amber (California) Even before I was married, I always knew that if my birth control failed I would get an abortion. Before getting married, my beau and I had all the important talks, including the children talk. We don’t plan on having children and in no way want any right now. So, when […]

Posted in Stories 1 Comment »

A single mishap was NOT going to ruin my life

June 23, 2010

Tweet by A (Ohio) Mine was the best decision I have made in years! I have always been careful with my birth control but I just so happened to get food poisoning which brought up my pills along with everything else that was in my system. The day before and the day before that I […]

Posted in Stories No Comments »