Roar will publish a first-person story about abortion, “My Abortion: A Daily Story,” every day for at least 365 days. The excerpt below is from Nicole’s story. She shares her feelings about her abortion while reflecting on the many others who have come forward with their personal stories, particularly with the rise of the #ShoutYourAbortion hashtag. Read Nicole Brodeur’s complete piece that was published the Seattle Times.
“…For 21 years, I thought writing about abortion was enough; I never felt the need to write about my abortion. But there it is. It’s nothing I’m proud of, or happy about. It was a medical procedure that I decided on almost immediately, then calmly scheduled, paid for and went through with.
But it’s also something I have never regretted. Never…”