Becoming….REAL

From Melissa’s blog, published January 15, 2021. We thought this was such a timely post, as we focus this month on self-worth and self-love. Survivor or not, we’re suspecting you can relate to this. We hope you’re encouraged by it. And as always, if...

New Year, New Year’s Resolutions…or Are They?

‘Tis the season. For all things new year related, especially resolutions. There’s something powerful about anything new. A fresh start. A goal. A desire to finally meet. Resolutions, we have a few here at The Abortion Survivors Network. Although, like...

The Healing Power of Community

By Denisha Workizer, Healing Program Coordinator, and Founder/Director of Reclaimed Story Community Fosters Healing I remember the day like it was yesterday. The rush of adrenaline made my arms and legs go numb. An empty, hollow feeling surged through my stomach. I...

If you want to change it, saturate it

Culture, that is. Abortion survivors tend to catch people’s attention when we show up, speak out, are highly visible in the pro-life movement or conservative media. But what if a survivor or family doesn’t want to speak up? What if they don’t want to...