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Lindsay Pyfer

Senior Writer, Microsoft

Lindsay Pyfer is a Senior Writer at Microsoft, specializing in user interface text. In her private life, she writes creative nonfiction. She's currently working on a memoir.
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The Women Who Paved the Way for Abortions

This Women's Day I'm honoring a wise friend and foremother, Cecilie Scott. In mid-December, she called me to her bedside. In a hoarse voice, Cecilie recounted a story she hoped to write before she died about the lengths to which women were forced to go to end their pregnancies before Roe v. Wade became the law of the land in 1973.
03/08/2013 08:08 EST