Roar will publish a first-person story about abortion, “My Abortion: A Daily Story,” every day for at least 365 days. Below is an opening excerpt from Danielle’s story. She describes her abortion experience in the context of being in, and ending, an unhealthy relationship. Read Danielle’s complete story that was published by Romper.
“I was 23 when I had an abortion, fresh out of college and in a really unhealthy relationship. My at-the-time boyfriend and I lived together, managing to survive paycheck-to-paycheck as we constantly fought. I was miserable and he was miserable, we just didn’t want to admit it…”