My Abortion #117: If I Had Listened To Abortion Protesters, Things Would Be Different

Roar will publish a first-person story about abortion, “My Abortion: A Daily Story,” every day for at least 365 days. The following story was originally printed in the 2005 edition of Our Bodies, Ourselves and reprinted at their website. If I had listened to the Read More …

My Abortion #115: Two Children Are Enough, I Think

Roar will publish a first-person story about abortion, “My Abortion: A Daily Story,” every day for at least 365 days. The following story comes from Feminist Women Health Center at the Cedar River Clinic in Seatle, which has provided compassionate reproductive health care, birth control, Read More …

My Abortion #114: Storyteller: Candice Russell

Roar will publish a first-person story about abortion, “My Abortion: A Daily Story,” every day for at least 365 days. The following story comes from We Testify, “a leadership program, created by the National Network of Abortion Funds, dedicated to increasing the spectrum of abortion Read More …

My Abortion #113: Plan B Failed Me

Roar will publish a first-person story about abortion, “My Abortion: A Daily Story,” every day for at least 365 days.  The following story comes from #ShoutYourAbortion, “a decentralized network of individuals talking about abortion on our own terms.” Jessa Jordan thought she had protected sex, Read More …

My Abortion #112: “I’ve Already Been ‘Punished’ for My Abortion, Even Without Donald Drumpf Jailing Me”

Roar will publish a first-person story about abortion, “My Abortion: A Daily Story,” every day for at least 365 days. Today’s story comes from We Testify, a community of storytellers that offer “personal and nuanced understanding of abortion access, and how it is impacted by Read More …

My Abortion #110: Things Not to Say to Someone After Abortion

Roar will publish a first-person story about abortion, “My Abortion: A Daily Story,” every day for at least 365 days. Today’s story comes from Abortion Chat, an online conversation about abortion to offer support, no matter the decision. Abortion Chat spreads information, clarifies mis-information, and Read More …

My Abortion #109: Pamela’s story

Roar will publish a first-person story about abortion, “My Abortion: A Daily Story,” every day for at least 365 days. Today’s story comes from Cedar River Clinics.  Run by the Feminist Women’s Health Center (FWHC), Cedar River Clinics “has provided compassionate reproductive health care, birth Read More …