Abortion Story #384: On being Catholic and having an abortion

Roar will publish a first-person story about abortion, “My Abortion: A Daily Story,” every day for at least 365 days. The following excerpt is part of Laura Molinar’s story. A 25-year-old from Texas, she shares what it was like growing up Catholic, involved in her Read More …

Abortion Story #383: Emily’s surgical & medical abortions

Roar will publish a first-person story about abortion, “My Abortion: A Daily Story,” every day for at least 365 days. The exerpt that follows is from Emily’s story. She describes what it was like to have two abortions, one surgical and one using medication. In Read More …

Abortion Story #382: Merritt’s two abortions

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 Merritt’s story. She reflects on the abortion story shared by then-state senator from Texas, Wendy Davis, who ended wanted pregnancies Read More …

Abortion Story #381: Rachel’s later abortion in Detroit

Roar will publish a first-person story about abortion, “My Abortion: A Daily Story,” every day for at least 365 days. The excerpt that follows is from Rachel’s story. She opens up about learning of a severe fetal anomaly and deciding, with her husband, to have Read More …

Abortion Story #379: Joselyn’s abortion in South Africa

Roar will publish a first-person story about abortion, “My Abortion: A Daily Story,” every day for at least 365 days. The following excerpt is from Joselyn’s story. She shares about her abusive relationship, unplanned pregnancy, and decision to have an abortion near where she grew Read More …

Abortion Story #378: Going from Dublin to Liverpool for an abortion

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 that opens Gillian’s story. She talks about the abortion she had more than 20 years ago when she was in college, Read More …

Abortion Story #377: Bekki, mom of two, on having two abortions

Roar will publish a first-person story about abortion, “My Abortion: A Daily Story,” every day for at least 365 days. The excerpt that follows is from Bekki’s experience. She opens up about her two abortions as well as her decisions to have two children; she Read More …