These 21 Period Horror Stories Will Make Your Uterus Cringe

R.I.P. our white pants, bed sheets, underwear, furniture, bank accounts, carpets, significant others, and sometimes, our dignity.

There’s nothing worse than a messy and embarrassing period mishap, and these stories from across the web prove just that. Some are hilarious, some are just downright cringeworthy, but we can always count on our Aunt Flow to show up when we least expect her.


Leaking is a part of life, so just be happy if none of these period horror stories have ever happened to you:







Written by Laura McNairy

Laura is a freelance writer for TFLN. She likes to write about what she knows best — dating, sex, and being awkward, but usually in the opposite order. She is the Assistant Editor and videographer for Peach Fuzz, a sex-positive nudie magazine in ATX.