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April 25, 2019

“I found out I was pregnant at 5 weeks. I noticed I was feeling different when I constantly had to go pee, and I also had bad nausea. I was 10 weeks when I got the abortion. At first, I was hesitant to have the abortion but after weeks of vomiting 3-...

August 9, 2018

“I found out I was pregnant when I was 20. But I already have 3 kids. I remember whenever I found out I was pregnant so stressed, sad, and disappointed. Because between my family and my husband’s family commenting about us not having more kids, and a...

May 7, 2018

“This is dedicated to all of the women who have ever felt alone after choosing to have an abortion. You are not alone, you are loved, you are worthy, and you are still a mother, don’t let anyone take that from you. This is my experience, and it is no...

April 10, 2018

“Growing up, having kids never really crossed my mind. I knew that one day sooner or later I was going to meet someone, fall in love, get married and of course have kids. I just didnt know that it would come way sooner than what I once pictured.

My li...

February 20, 2018

"I have had 4 abortions. In 2006 I gave birth to my first child her dad was abusive, alcoholic and on hard drugs. I made a bad mistake by getting with him. By the time my child was 5 months old I became pregnant by him. I knew I did not want anymore...

October 15, 2017

"I had met a guy through a good friend 10 years ago. I was 17, a senior in high school. He approached me, but I quickly shot him down. I thought nothing of it. A few years later we were friends on social media. I found myself crushing but never acted...

August 21, 2017

“I had a abortion a week ago, I had been having unsafe sex with my 5 year relationship boyfriend. When I found out I was pregnant I was completely shocked. I was 6 weeks pregnant when I found out. I couldn't imagine being a mother right now at the ag...

July 22, 2017

"I had an abortion in april last year. I had an abortion because my boyfriend told me I would destroy his life. I had an abortion because he said I had manipulated him. I had an abortion because my mother said I had to have an abortion because the ma...

November 24, 2016

"I was 20. I had a broken home story, with low self esteem, and looking for love in all the wrong places. I don't even remember his name, I only slept with him because he wouldn't stop talking, and he tried to light my Obama poster on fire. After it...

October 10, 2016

“When I found out that I was pregnant I was in total shock. I had so many emotions rushing through my mind. Being that I already had so much going on in my life, I couldn't possibly have a child right now. The child's father, was just a friend of min...

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