Roar will publish a first-person story about abortion, “My Abortion: A Daily Story,” every day for at least 365 days. What follows is an excerpt from Neha’s story, reflecting on her decision to obtain an abortion because she was not ready to become a parent. Read her full narrative that was published by Her Campus.
“I made the decision because I was too young to have and support a new life. I also know that if I were to tell my parents that I was pregnant at such a young age, I would be living on the street, as they didn’t even know that I’d had my first kiss already….”