Roar will publish a first-person story about abortion, “My Abortion: A Daily Story,” every day for at least 365 days. The following excerpt opens Heather’s reflection on her abortion and the stigma of not ever wanting to become a parent. Read her full story that was published in Mic.
“I have never doubted that abortion was the right decision for me at the time and have never regretted it since. It’s hard to be someone who knows you do not want to have children … in a world where that decision is seen as selfish or outrageous. People don’t understand it…”