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mary-akers's picture
Before I began writing full time, I was a production potter. I strove to create beautiful work that was also functional. For me, beauty and function have never been separate ideals. A pitcher that is easy to lift and pours a smooth stream of liquid without dripping is beautiful for how it...
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ASK MIDGE is a column devoted to questions about writing, publishing, grammar, and all other things writing-related, written by me (Midge). Please send questions through this form (and let me know whether you’d like me to use your full name, first name only, or initials only). I’m looking forward...