Healing the Shockwaves of Abortion

Forgiving the Self

Colleen tells her story about helping someone get an abortion and the pain she experienced. She knows there is forgiveness...MORE


I was a survivor of abortion. I can remain silent no more

Later, she still felt pregnant. The doctor said that I was probably a tumor or an ulcer. And the first part of September, I kicked her!...MORE


I am a survivor of an attempted saline infusion abortion

When my 19 year old, biological mother entered the hospital for the abortion attempt in August of 1977, she estimated herself to be 18 to 22 weeks pregnant. Medical review of my birth records indicated that she was likely closer to 24 to 28 weeks pregnant...MORE


Heidi Huffman: Abortion Survivor

My mom had an abortion at age seventeen. A couple of weeks later, when her physician examined her, he told her she was still pregnant...MORE


Sarah Smith: Abortion Survivor

My mother Betty had an abortion in November 1970. A few weeks after that, she was sitting at home reading when the book on her stomach began to bounce up and down. That's when she knew she was still pregnant..with ME!...MORE


Abortion Survivor Inspires New Hampshire Pro-lifers

Despite the below-normal freezing temperatures, a March for Life occurred in Concord, the state’s capital, on Saturday morning. The members of New Hampshire Teenage Life Association participated in the march and had a display at the rally for all 3 days...MORE


Abortion hurts more people than most of us think

I am both an abortion survivor and a sibling to a brother lost to abortion. My mother has never been part of my life, when I was a year old she abandoned me and my father...MORE



As a little girl I had recurring dreams of a baby in the womb, fighting for her life. When I was older, in my teens, I shared it with my mom...MORE


How I Found Out about My Mom's Abortion

When I was eight, I was snooping around my mom’s Bible while she wasn’t home and found four pieces of paper that were folded up and stuffed between the pages. I unfolded them and read the first sentence: "I was sixteen years old when I became pregnant with Elizabeth and I had no idea what to do."...MORE



During college a friend came to me and told me she was pregnant. My friend looked me in the eye and asked me what I thought she should do...MORE


My Sister's Abortion

Twenty-five years ago, my sister came to me for advice. She was young, unmarried, tearful, and pregnant. She wanted to know what she should do. I love my sister very much and I cared about her and her "problem". I wanted her to be happy. In my mind, her only option was abortion...MORE