She Who Wrote, by Elise Morrow (scene 1)

                                                                   2300 BCE                                    City of Akkad on the Idiqlat River, Mesopotamia    Scene 1  The day that Miah stole after her brothers to the tablet house her life was forever transformed, though she was then too young to know it.  All Miah knew was that she was determined to go to the rooms of...

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Most of my life I have been a visual artist. I love art history and a while ago learned about an artifact portraying an important Mesopotamian woman who was a princess, priestess, and poet-- in fact, the first named author in history. During the pandemic isolation, I developed the urge to write her story.

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