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November 8, 2019

Content warning: childhood sexual abuse, abusive relationship, rape  

     

“When I was 4-6 (not sure when) I was sexually abused. I repressed the memories until I was 14. When the memories came back my home life was also reall...

April 30, 2019

“I had just graduated high school. My boyfriend was a year younger than I was and we’d been together since I was a freshman. My junior and senior year I started noticing we were both unhappy… he was different. I slowly began noticing I was seeing him...

April 20, 2019

Content warning: emotional abuse

“My name is Cila and this is my story. I was 13 years old when I had to make the biggest decision that would change my life forever. Growing up I have always known that I wanted to be a mother. I have always adored chi...

January 27, 2019

“On the 26th of January 2019 I had a surgical abortion at 11 weeks (what a way to start my year). I had recently found out that my boyfriend (now ex) was cheating on me. It was not the 1st, 2nd, 3rd or even 4th time I had found out, he was emotionall...

October 24, 2018

“I was 24. On December 26, 2015 I found out I was pregnant. Three months earlier I had gone through the worst times of my life.

My boyfriend that I had for five years just bought a one way ticket to go do his hobby. I didn’t want him to leave and I ha...

September 1, 2018

“I found out I was pregnant with twins a while ago. I never felt such a mix of emotions. The father of the twins became very verbally, emotionally, and physically abusive towards me. The relationship was so unhealthy I realized if I kept the babies I...

June 1, 2018

“I was in my 30s, engaged to an alcoholic, and had finally made the decision to leave him as I watched his behavior get more outrageous. Three weeks after I left, I missed my period. I assumed it was from the stress but I knew that wasn't like my bod...

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...

December 4, 2017

"My story is pretty messed up and I’m sharing it that maybe someone else suffering kinda from the same situation can get help.

I have to start out that I am gay but I had slept with a one guy in the past in 2007. 5 years later on April 3rd I ended up...

October 17, 2017

"In 1975 two years after Roe vs Wade I had an abortion. I am now 67 years old and when I think about what is occurring at this moment in history I am sad and angry. Sad because a woman’s freedom to choose may be threatened when she is most vulnerable...

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