Kate moves to Chicago from Michigan City, Indiana at age 18 and suddenly finds herself pregnant. Things go from bad to worse when she goes into labor four-and-a-half months early and gives birth in an unexpected place.
The story comes from Kate Ainsworth’s Facebook List “25 Random Things About Me Which You May or May Not Find Interesting.” It was recorded as part of Vocalo.org’s initiative Your Digital Life: Stories from the Web. All this month, we’re combing the dark corners of the internet for the stories behind your status updates, tweets, blog posts, and texts. Have your own interesting “25 Things” list? Know the compelling story behind your friend’s last text? Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org or call the Vocalo.org Hotline at 888-635-1112.