Robert D. McLaughlin
From Robert D. McLaughlin's web site:
"I had a few discussions with an acquintance about the kind of books we enjoyed reading, along with ones we wanted to see written. I finally decided I could write those kinds of books, which actually were ones that had no conclusion but ended in an apocaleptic fasion. Unfortunately, there doesn't seem to be a market for these but there is a market for many other types of fiction."
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