This is My First Pregnancy Story

This is My First Pregnancy Story

I am twenty two years old, and this is my story.  when i was seventeen i was in a bad place…i had moved out of my parent’s house and was living in a different house every week.  i was heavy into meth, selling and using.  after about nine months my periods...
A Baby Will Poem

A Baby Will Poem

 My poem…. A baby will make love stronger, days shorter, nights longer, bank balance smaller, home happier, clothes dirty, the past forgotten…and the future worth living for.
Abortion is a Pain

Abortion is a Pain

A poem for my son Waiting behind the veil is my beautiful son He died when i killed him. Abortion is a pain, cant even have a funeral. I always heard his little cry calling me to save him I feel so sad for what i did I was too scared I didn’t believe i was ready...
16 and Pregnant and I Know That I Am Not Alone

16 and Pregnant and I Know That I Am Not Alone

Yesterday my mom took me to the emergency room because I had been blacking out and throwing up a few times a day. The doctor asked me if I was sexually active and with my mom out of the room I told her that me and my boyfriend of a year and 8 months had been sexually...
Greatest Gymnast of Her Generation

Greatest Gymnast of Her Generation

Simone Biles — the five-time Olympic medalist who’s described as the greatest gymnast of her generation — made history on Friday with a spectacular beam dismount at the U.S. Gymnastics Championships. Competing in Kansas City, Mo., 22-year-old Biles became the...
Graduate with Twins in Tow

Graduate with Twins in Tow

Good things come in twos for one hardworking Alabama woman, from dual college degrees to twin baby girls. On Aug. 16, Montoya Major will graduate from Nova Southeastern University in Florida with a bachelor’s in cardiovascular sonography and a master’s in health...