there was a lot of shame around it

Abortion Diary Entry 94: Katherine R., 38 (Hartford, CT 1994)

Katherine shares her experience with abortion as a teenager in Hartford, CT and the Japanese Buddhist ritual, Mizuko Kuyo, she undertook to process and heal from her abortion experience.

(Published on April 14, 2015 | Listener: Melissa Madera | Location: Los Angeles, CA)

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  1. I have known Katherine my whole life and I never knew any of this. I am so sorry that she, my dear cousin, felt so alone during this time. She is a beautiful person.

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