Ashley Rose is a loving mother, a good student, a powerful singer and a creative songwriter. The Rose hopes to build a career in music. She has recently co-founded Like Shopping for Shoes, an organization whose mission is to increase awareness of teen dating violence. We are very proud of Ashley Rose because she is a survivor. Like the Phoenix, she has risen from the ashes to reclaim her life and dignity. To look upon her optimistic face or hear her angelic voice, you would never suspect the turbulent trials and tribulations of her youth. Ashley Rose is a role model for teen domestic violence survivors and for un-wed teenage mothers. As a spokesperson for her organization, she regularly shares her lessons learned with others. Her triumphant story was previously published in The Official Parent’s Handbook: spare the rules, spoil the child. Click "Read My Story" above to review the excerpt.