Exercises in Futility…

Anneliese Fox
5 min readJan 26, 2022

…or why I love pottery

Coffee mugs. Image by author.

I started doing pottery about eight years ago. I’d have started sooner, but life got in the way. Then, one day, as I passed the the pottery studio in town for thousandth time (give or take), I thought, “Damn it, it’s time to sign up for pottery lessons.”

Now, pottery isn’t for everyone. Yes, it is immensely satisfying. It satisfies on so many levels. My first night of…

Anneliese Fox

Writer of speculative fiction, programmer, artist in wood and clay, owner of Fox Computer Systems. My almost weekly blog follows what interests me at the moment