Roar will publish a first-person story about abortion, “My Abortion: A Daily Story,” every day for at least 365 days. Below is an excerpt from Angie’s story. Answering ten common questions about abortion, she opens up about what it was like during and after her surgical procedure, some surprising aspects of her experience, and being confident in her decision. Read Angie’s full story that was published in Upworthy.
“I had an abortion this year, and it was one of the best decisions I’ve ever made in my life.
I wasn’t ready to have a kid, I didn’t want to be pregnant, and my partner fully supported my choice. Although sometimes people say terminating a pregnancy is “the hardest choice a woman can make,” it was a fairly easy decision for me…”