but not just yet.
As a very few of you know, I was diagnosed with Stage 3 lung cancer in late 2012 and treated with radiation in 2013. The treatment appeared to have beaten the disease into ...
Her name was Brandi Nicole Stanley.
Please remember her.
She lost her battle with cancer the evening of Memorial Day, last Monday. I was with her, holding her hand, as I had promised.
FOREWORD BY OTTERAY SCRIBE (her father):
Her full name is Brandi Nicole Stanley.
I am her father.
Remember her, please.
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Racism is not an opinion. It is a fact.
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