Fearless She Wrote
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Fearless She Wrote

I Nearly Died After a Botched D&C And I Still Believe in Abortion

Losing a child taught me we need to take better care of women and their bodies

Photo by Pelayo Arbués on Unsplash

No one warned me how much I would bleed. Perhaps the nurses and doctor to whom I spoke before the surgery were too busy asking me whether I was there “voluntarily” to talk about proper aftercare.

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Danielle Loewen

Danielle Loewen

she/her | reader | queer feminist | recovering academic | body lover | gamer | poet & fabulist

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