Photos & Captions

We encourage and have received hundreds of photos of survivors of child sexual abuse when they were children or photos of them today in addition to any statement they want to make, either anonymously or not. They come to us via email with a scanned photo or snail mail. Join us, if you wish, and send your photo and caption or just a caption to: gina@letgoletpeacecomein.org or you can mail them to the address listed on the contact page.(we will return original photos upon request ). . To view the entire caption of any survivor, simply click on their name.

151 – Karen H.

My name is Karen and I was sexually abused by a babysitter when I was 10 years old. After I initially told my family, the abuser confessed and was convicted, but I was told to move on and never speak of it again. I was told therapy was not an option for financial reasons and […]

150 – Laura

My childhood ended around the time this photo was taken. My step-father began sexually abusing me and it lasted for 18 years! I still don’t understand why it went on so long and why I wasn’t strong enough to end it. He also began beating me around the age of 13. He would make me […]

149 – Piggy (United States)

My life has been one of secrets coming from a family of secrets, very dysfunctional people. The term dysfunctional seems so technical, but living in it, is so real. I have been through many phrases throughout my adult life. I got married at 19 to get away from my pedophile, military officer father and my […]

148 – Lady Reed

I think of myself as I am a survivor. My childhood was okay until I was abused by my sister. I blamed my parents for a while because they trusted her with me. I still have flash backs of it. There are days I am okay and then there are days I am not. I […]

147 – Michael G.

Struggling but determined.