I justify this action in my mind by stating that craft is not as important as its ability to convey meaning, and is often a tool to make something clean, or an idea of strength and beauty that should be applied when making something to give or sell. I don't see my works as objects of trade so I do not clean them or fortify them. My ideas of craft can be seen in this poorly written essay.
It may be shameful that I worked with an english professor but I did not have her proof read it before I submit it for the world to see. I hope the meanings behind my words are understood the way I initially write them. Without further adue, A painfully long and boring essay about myself. Save me the embarrassment. Don't read it!