Happy 81st Birthday Anne Frank! (June 12th)
June 11, 2010

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 … 

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