Happy 81st Birthday Anne Frank! (June 12th)

I am a HUGE Anne Frank fan. I first read her diary when I was nine-years-old, and as a girl who kept a diary, (and with early writing and publishing aspirations, myself), I always felt I understood her in an added dimension — a dimension shared between writers.

I’ve always thought of Anne as both hero AND writer. In my mind, her diary remains much-needed evidence of how the written word, a sensitive heart, and a brilliant mind can both warm and light the path we travel as humanity.

Here’s a link for last year’s Birthday post, revamped and with a few more photos. What really is amazing, is the age-progressed photo of Anne at 80 … 

 Happy Birthday, Anne Frank! « Lefty In My Write Mind

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One Response

  1. Goodness, how did I miss this post?

    Happy Birthday, Anne.

    Your wish to go on living after your death has come true more than you could ever imagined. You’ve become the unofficial voice of that time, and an inspiration for millions.

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