Kelley Collins

Rookie - 6 Points (04/ 19/1968 / Dallas)

Kelley Collins
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I was a child living a life of abuse, molestation, and uncertainty.I knew what it was like to fear the dark, the light, and people that entered or left our lives on a daily basis.
I learned at a young age that some children in life cannot trust anyone. It is a scary, lonely feeling when you cannot trust a parent, a school teacher, a bus driver, or even the people sent to protect children most of all.
It has taken me many years to deal with the pain and nightmares of yesteryear.
I will always remember the journey, good and bad that has gotten me to be the lady and mother I am today.I hold tight to my faith in God and laughter of my children and grandchildren.I also enjoy the ... more »

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I Am A Diamond In The Rough

I am a diamond in the rough,
meant to be buried yet still remain tough,
My father told me i could outshine them all;
for, at my worst I still stood tall.
Many times dirt has covered me,
I still shine bright; as, this is what is meant to be,
I am a diamond in the rough,
accidentally buried; yet, still remain tough.

I withstand the summer.winter, and fall,
I shall still remain the brightest diamond of all,
My points are big and sharp for all the world to see,
for my father, I will bring protection to all that befriends me,
pick me up.dust me off,...

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