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  • Some examples are Lin, Isaac’s khepri lover (the khepri are a humanoid race with insect-like characteristics) and Yagharek, the garuda.

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  • The khepri are the most interesting, & he sabotages that angle.

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  • Self-published and limited to 1000 copies, it will be available only at conventions and online, via you can already place pre-orders for the first issue.

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  • The city's a hive of various races crammed in together, from the humans to the insectlike (and vaguely hive-minded) khepri, to the spindly (and spiny) lumbering cactacae, to at least twenty other types of beings, each carefully given their own history and personality.

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  • Well, it too is interesting; the crisis physicist scientist Isaac, who is secretly dating the khepri spit-artist Lin, has a visitor from a garuda - an avian race from the desert, miles away.

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  • (Sep 23 2008 12: 39 GMT) i'm feeling a bit better today. and not just because i received a large package of comics this morning. go khepri, go. i could have stayed in bed a couple of more hours when the doorbell went. my lips had glued together, i had to pull them apart before answering.

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  • Humans have khepri bodies, legs, hands; and the heads of shaved gibbons, she had once told him.


  • A dark-skinned man, big and nude and detumescing, gripping a knife and fork, unnaturally still, sitting opposite a khepri, her slight woman's body in shadow, her chitinous head in silhouette.



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