The Blue Rose
Mission: Healing Through Art
Goal: is to educate, entertain, empower and encourage you to break the silence and find your voice
The perpetrators can be parents, grandparents, defacto or step-partners, older brothers and sisters, uncles, aunts, neighbors, teachers, childcare workers, babysitters or leaders in organizations such as sporting clubs and churches..
Nameless, prostitute, whore
Victim of sexual abuse, Victim of the streets.
5 year old girl being touched by the family friend
11 year old girl being touched by the boy down stairs
12 year old boy being touched by male cousins
12 year old boy being touched by the female next door neighbor, cracked out mother had no clue
13 year old girls being touched by male cousins, hands placed around hard wet dicks
14 year old boy touched by a monster
15 year old girl raped by her step father, every single day.
17 year old girl nearly raped --- at knife point by a man---she’d met before
19 year old girl raped at a fraternity while being a conscientious -- the designated driver
19 year old girl raped by her boyfriend while his mother slept down the hall.
25 year old woman raped by her husband after --- He broke in to their once family home.
The cycle starts but never ends
Until one person breaks the silence
And the story begins
Touched-- Multiple times by many different
males, friends, family and lovers....
It is only the abuser that values your silence.
"this is our special secret"
"this is how a father/mother loves their son/daughter"
."mom/dad will be mate at you if you tell"
The PERPETRATOR is often someone who is very important to the child. .