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Roan Clay

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Roan Clay lives in Western Canada and has been an avid writer for many years. His interests in storytelling, languages, music, tea, riding and gemology have all influenced his writing, as well as his experience with jewelry, precious stones and the book trade.

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Roan Clay Being able to live any life one wants, while never leaving home.
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“We had a kettle; we let it leak:
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The bottom is out of the Universe.”
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“Some who have read the book, or at any rate have reviewed it, have found it boring, absurd, or contemptible, and I have no cause to complain, since I have similar opinions of their works, or of the kinds of writing that they evidently prefer.”
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