Stories

Choice is Extremely Important to My Family

Posted by on August 13, 2012 at 7:35 pm

Tweet By Juniper (Texas) I was 23 years old, college student dating a recent college graduate and I became pregnant. We were not in the position to assume this responsibility (I was on the pill) and decided to proceed with abortion. I remember the day, still keep the medical papers. My husband knows the choice […]

The saga that led up to the abortion was a lot worse than the procedure itself

Posted by on August 12, 2012 at 12:00 pm

Tweet by Rosalee (United Kingdom) I went for my surgical abortion yesterday, 9 1/2 weeks along, first one I’ve had. I’m 24 and it was totally the right decision. I’m on a low income, halfway through my degree, battling with chronic depression and PTSD, living with my dad (who is ill), and the father (of […]

Made the right decision for MYSELF and I’m not looking back

Posted by on August 9, 2012 at 11:14 pm

Tweet by Rachel (Tennessee) I was in the second semester of my freshman year of college when I got pregnant. My boyfriend of 2 years and I didn’t use protection on Valentine’s day (the only time we had not used protection) and after getting a positive pregnancy test a couple of weeks later, I freaked […]

This decision empowered me in so many ways

Posted by on July 19, 2012 at 9:01 pm

Tweet by April (Ontario) I grew up in a very open and excepting family when it comes to getting pregnant. I always knew though that abortion would not be accepted so I chose not to share it with my parents. I did tell my younger sister who was extremely supportive and took very good care […]

Made the decision that was best for me and my life

Posted by on July 13, 2012 at 4:23 pm

Tweet By Kate (Nebraska) I found out I was pregnant on April 24, 2010; I was so shocked thinking, “oh it can’t happen to me.” My boyfriend at the time and I had talked about kids but I didn’t really think it would happen so soon. We had only been together for 5 months and […]