Stories

Regain My Footing

Posted by on October 30, 2011 at 9:18 pm

Tweet by Relieved (Texas) I’m 26 years old and I had a surgical abortion two days ago when I was 7 weeks pregnant. To sum it up, I got pregnant after a stupid early morning encounter with my ex boyfriend. I took the morning after pill, but i guess those little soldiers were just too […]

All my life I was taught that abortion was wrong

Posted by on October 26, 2011 at 7:27 pm

Tweet by Arianna (Illinois) I am 23 years old, a recent college graduate and I had my abortion in September of 2011 when I was 5 weeks pregnant. My story starts with reconnecting with an ex-boyfriend nearly ten years later because he needed help getting his life back together (or so he led me to […]

Having a child suits different people at different stages in their life

Posted by on October 19, 2011 at 10:39 am

Tweet by A (British Columbia) Finding out I was pregnant was a shock. My boyfriend and I had been responsible and using birth control everytime throughout the duration of our relationship. One time, unknowingly, my birth control failed. My boyfriend and I discussed our options, and he was understanding and told me that he’d support […]

I am not a victim of my choice

Posted by on October 7, 2011 at 10:09 pm

Tweet by Faith (British Columbia) Three days I ago, at 24, I had an abortion. It’s important to me to share my story for two reasons, I want to own my experience, and I want to help the next girl in my shoes find courage and strength in herself when she makes her choice. I […]

I Knew What I Needed

Posted by on September 21, 2011 at 2:18 pm

Tweet by Casey (North Carolina) I found out about a week ago I’m 6 weeks pregnant. I am almost 22 and have a 1 year old. I left my son’s father while I was still pregnant due to conflicts we could never solve. I have faced being a single mom everyday and I do not […]