Beautiful poem gives hopeful voice to post-abortive suffering and shame

The emotional and spiritual pain that women experience after abortion is something that abortion-advocates want to keep buried. Women are told that they will simply “get over it”. Well, they don’t. Ever. Yet, many post-abortive women arise from the ashes of their shattering choice and find ways to communicate their deep wells of pain, loss, and grief. Their only desire is to spare their sisters from making the same mistake. In this they find healing and peace. The following poem by Amanda Lewanski is making the rounds in social media. Ghost in the House, written in 2000, sensitively reveals the […]
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Pro-abort group pulls creepy ‘Happy anniversary, baby’ video

Sometime, somewhere, somebody at the Center for Reproductive Rights thought it was a good idea to celebrate the 40th anniversary of Roe v. Wade by shooting a video with a famous actor repeatedly addressing the court decision that legalized abortion as “baby” in his sleaziest “sexy” voice, while grunting like a pig in heat, and occasionally laughing demoniacally. Apparently, it no longer seems like such a good idea. Yesterday, CRR’s bizarre video was featured on their site and on Youtube. But last night – voila! – it vanished. (Although, as we know, nothing ever disappears completely from the web, and […]
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Over the past week I shared my abortion story in four time zones…and then the guilt hit

The March for Life and Walk for Life for 2013 have ended, and last night we returned home to“normal life” for a while. I have talked about Goodness and Mercy in four times zones in the past 7 days. I have heard so many “me too” stories from post-abortive men and women that I can’t even begin to count them, and in time, they become woven into the tapestry of my life. But staying busy can sometimes keep pain from surfacing. Today, the guilt hit me like a ton of bricks as I was walking passed the maternity section in a department store. I was on my way to find the […]
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