Anne on January 28th, 2013

I’ve been feeling very guilty about not updating the story of my life more regularly, however my current real life just keeps getting in the way. A few days ago I had the idea “What if I recorded brief video on a regular basis and posted it, starting at the beginning of the story of my life, and working my way through to the end?”

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Anne on January 28th, 2013

This is part 1 of the video series of the Story of Anne’s Life. As I mentioned in my previous post, I’ve been feeling guilty about not updating my story more regularly, and then I had the idea “What if I recorded brief video on a regular basis and posted it, starting at the beginning […]

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Anne on January 29th, 2013

This is part 2 of the video series. Still rough, but hopefully bearable. My father’s name, by the way, was William F. Mitchell (William Francis Mitchell), and my mother’s was Joan Barbara Zeltzer, although for most of my adult life she was known as Barbara Mohler.

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Anne on January 29th, 2013

Including Hartley House, PS 69, Anthony the Crayon Eating Boy, Roger Javor, and goats!

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Anne on January 29th, 2013

Having an alcoholic as a father, being left alone, horseback riding, ice skating, and ballet! Also Anthony the Crayon Eating Boy, and Roger Javor. This is Part 4 in the video series of the story of my life.

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Anne on January 30th, 2013

We move to Putney, Vermont, and I save some kittens. NOTE: Apologies for the sound quality (or lack thereof) on this one. Also the light issues. In fact, I would have redone it, but, well, I didn’t because that would not be true to the whole “easy and authentic” thing. But I have learned, and […]

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Anne on January 30th, 2013

Before we get to how I struck out on my own at the age of 11, I wanted to share a few memories of Putney, including pink water, Sarah Doyle, my first job, and other random yet connected items.

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