Stories

Wished for more support

Posted by on October 18, 2012 at 12:55 pm

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 […]

Confident in my decision

Posted by on October 17, 2012 at 7:00 pm

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 […]

Used to encourage parenting or adoption

Posted by on October 11, 2012 at 1:06 pm

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 […]

A decision I had to make for myself

Posted by on October 7, 2012 at 1:40 pm

Tweet by Ashley (Virginia) I am currently in college and met a guy through a friend. We hit it off and though it was completely not like me, we had sex on the first date. I got pregnant. By the time I had found out, he has already told me he was falling n love […]

The following days brought us closer

Posted by on September 25, 2012 at 7:00 pm

Tweet by River (New Mexico) Let me just say that I was the woman least likely to be found in a Planned Parenthood for the first 25 years of my life! I had a fundamentalist upbringing that definitely forbade premarital sex, and even when I gave that religion up (much to my benefit and happiness), […]