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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...

December 6, 2018

“I am 35, I’ve never had kids, and recently got pregnant for the first time. I got an abortion after six weeks.

I feel grief because I feel like I’m giving up my chance to have a legacy in my life; however, my partner is not ready to be a father and I...

August 16, 2018

“I had an abortion at the age of 18. I was pregnant and living at home with parents. My parents were ashamed of me considering my child to be was multi-racial. They paid for the abortion.

The day of the procedure I tried to back out. My mother wouldn’...

July 19, 2018

"I’m 23 years old and I had the termination 6 months ago and am still not over it. I thought it would make everything easier but it’s just gotten harder. Me and my boyfriend had only been together a few months before I found out I was pregnant in Dec...

July 1, 2018

"I was 16 just turning 17 at the time I became pregnant. It never hit me that something like this could happen to me. I had a year left of high school. So much was happening. My boyfriend at the time was in a military camp DJJ program.

I didn’t find o...

May 13, 2018

September 16th, 2017. That makes 7 months & 27 days since I decided to send god's gift to me back home. May 13th, 2018, Mother’s Day, marks my would-of-been due date. I haven't told this story to anyone, the only one who knows this is my fiance, but...

May 9, 2018

“I was a 20-year-old sophomore at a top University. Like any young and naive college girl I fell for a bad boy. We clicked like no other person I’d been with. He made me feel remarkable and everything around us was irrelevant. He then went to jail an...

March 3, 2018

“I am 21 and I had my abortion yesterday. I was 6 weeks however, I realised at two weeks when I felt heavily nauseous and could smell everything intensely. I wish I was able to have this baby. Immediately, I felt a connection, I could feel the baby w...

March 3, 2017

“I feel like my story is unlike most others... at least from what I have seen. Although I do not regret what I did, I often worry and feel guilt for the circumstances. I know a pro-lifer would absolutely despise me. I feel as if most people would.

My...

September 23, 2016

“I grew up with a Catholic father and went to a Catholic high school. My father took away my voice by never allowing me to speak up for myself, and was taught that being respectful meant never talking back. So I was incapable of vocalizing my anger a...

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