Stories

Detailed surgical abortion experience

Posted by on January 31, 2012 at 2:00 pm

Tweet by Aurelia (Australia) I’m an Australian 19 year old and I found out I was pregnant three weeks ago. Once by a pregnancy test and then confirmed through a blood test done by the doctor. I’m studying at uni and was in no way ready to be a mother.I was considering using the medical option […]

Walk-through of a surgical abortion

Posted by on January 13, 2012 at 5:00 pm

Tweet by frommyheart (NY) For the past two weeks I have been agonizing over my appointment to have an abortion today, psyching myself out, making myself sick. Not due to the fact that I was afraid I would regret my decision, just because I was afraid of the whole process. I was scared of a […]

Misoprostol Abortion

Posted by on January 10, 2012 at 5:00 pm

Tweet by Gabby (Dominican Republic) I live in a country where abortion under all circumstances is penalized by the law, but this didn’t stopped me from making my choice. My story begins when I was 23 and was dating the worst kind of man I could ever possibly encounter in my life. We had sex […]

Do What’s Right For You

Posted by on January 9, 2012 at 5:00 pm

Tweet by Vanessa (IN) I found out about a clinic, Capital Care Network, online and decided after thinking about my decision to go ahead and call and make an appointment.  The staff was so caring and the girls in the waiting room were very open and shared their stories and it helped to make the […]

Escaped burdens from an abusive partner

Posted by on December 15, 2011 at 7:00 pm

Tweet By Kat (Texas) I had my first abortion at 17, a few weeks before my state made it mandatory for minors to inform their parent/guardian. I was smarter than average, prettier than average, but with the shit self-esteem that comes from being a teen. I’d also borne witness to a lot of family dysfunction […]