This month, we are showcasing some selections from our first six months of stories. This story previously appeared here in ROAR.
The story that originally appeared as Abortion Story #168 has been removed due to community posting standards. We have replaced it with the opening of Jaimielynn’s story. From California, Jaimielynn opens up about factors that led to her decision to obtain an abortion, including being a working mother and feeling that her family was complete. Read her full story that was published in Cosmopolitan.
“As soon as I took the pregnancy test, my husband and I sat on the edge of our bed and Googled “family planning.” We were like, “No, we can’t do this again.” We already had three kids, a set of twin boys who were 5 at the time and a 2-year-old girl. We love our little family and are super happy…”