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 Miri’s abortion experience. She shares her appreciation for the care she received at Planned Parenthood in her early twenties. Read Miri’s complete story that was published by Bustle.
“When I was 23 and an idiot, I got pregnant by accident. I had no money, knew no one, and had just lost my job. Without Planned Parenthood, I may have genuinely jumped off a bridge; with Planned Parenthood, I was able to pay for my abortion with my credit card…”