Random thoughts by Renee, a Chicagoan living in San Francisco who loves activism, Chicago-style pizza, Samoa Girl Scout cookies, and milk. Lots of milk. Follow me on Twitter @rbraceysherman

 

I asked her for some help writing an article. She ignored me.
#catlady

I asked her for some help writing an article. She ignored me.
#catlady

We have counter protesters at the clinic today.  (at Hagerstown, Maryland)

We have counter protesters at the clinic today. (at Hagerstown, Maryland)

Dessertinis and stories…in a tunnel with @uberleah! I missed this lady! (at The Tunnel Bar)

Dessertinis and stories…in a tunnel with @uberleah! I missed this lady! (at The Tunnel Bar)

In a bar, in a tunnel.

In a bar, in a tunnel.

Hopping on a jet to #CLPP2014! See you soon, friends. (at Washington Dulles International Airport)

Hopping on a jet to #CLPP2014! See you soon, friends. (at Washington Dulles International Airport)

Celebrating Sara’s birthday at a classy restaurant watching White boy twerk videos. (at Oyamel Cocina Mexicana)

Celebrating Sara’s birthday at a classy restaurant watching White boy twerk videos. (at Oyamel Cocina Mexicana)

Missing this little dude. Thankfully, my parents are cat grandparents and send me photos.

Missing this little dude. Thankfully, my parents are cat grandparents and send me photos.

Mussels, nachos, sangrias, and iPads. Our Friday night.  (at Busboys and Poets)

Mussels, nachos, sangrias, and iPads. Our Friday night. (at Busboys and Poets)

If I said yes, my husband’s political career would be in jeopardy. My faith would be questioned; likely my life would be threatened. But I won’t feel ashamed. Yes. I was pregnant. And yes, I had an abortion.