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"There is no absolute best, only better. Despite the popularity of the term, there is no such thing as 'best practices,' only better practices in a particular situation."


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The Karthagans have regained their ancient powers of manipulating nature, but at the price of madness. In their lust for control, theyve destroyed their island and most of their race. They come now to Belega, where one of them, Camron, seeks domination over the known ...

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Today's review! Typhoon Toby" by R.L. Merrill:

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New: Michael Merriam's queer weird west/horror book: Terror at Terra de Cobre:

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