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May 17, 2019

“I had an abortion when I was 16 years old. When I found out I was pregnant my best friend and I went to grocery store, bought a pregnancy test, and took it to the Panera Bread public restroom because I didn’t want my Mom to find out. I was so embarr...

April 17, 2019

Content warning: suicide attempt   


“I had just turned 20 years old a month before and going into my second year of college when I found out I was pregnant. I’d only been with my boyfriend for...

April 12, 2019

“This is to touch someone’s heart and give you peace of mind. You’re NEVER alone. On March 8th of 2019, I got an abortion in Ann Arbor, Michigan. I was in the middle of my sophomore year of college and lost my grandma to cancer the same week I found...

January 27, 2019

“1980. I was 21, living with a guy I knew I wasn’t going to stay with. I always used birth control, so when I found I was pregnant, my reaction was visceral. No way I wanted a baby. I saw a local gyno. Scheduled the procedure at the local hospital an...

July 8, 2018

"I wanted to share my surgical abortion experience with the Internet world to help ease some minds of nervous women who might have to go through a surgical abortion soon. I’ll start off with saying that I am a person who researches EVERYTHING, and wh...

October 7, 2017

"'If you listen closely you can hear your baby begging to keep them alive' is what they screamed to me on my way inside. Holding the hand of the volunteer, I felt as if she was an anchor grounding me to the earth, like I had a safety net, I felt comf...

May 16, 2017

“I was 21 in a 6 year on and off relationship with my ex. I put my life on hold and followed him around the country because of his job. Back and forth for years. I thought this was the man of my dreams and the one I would marry and have a family with...

May 2, 2017

“In 1974 I was 20 years old and finishing my sophomore year in college. My boyfriend was graduating from college and moving back home (two states away). Due to contraceptive failure, I found myself pregnant in May, just as he was graduating and getti...

April 3, 2017

“I was 27 years old when I found out I was pregnant. It was a complete shock; I had been on the pill for more than three years without incident. I was also at the end of my first relationship, one that had lasted several years. Jared and I had been t...

February 28, 2017

“Our lives are created by the choices we make and those that are made for us. I don’t want people to read this and feel sorry for me. I made one choice that seems to be the concern of many in this country. I made a choice given all of my options, and...

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