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The Pyrocene is Here!

Telling Earth’s story from the perspective of fire-wielding animals.

Photo by Jo-Anne McArthur on Unsplash. Remix by editor.

In Aeschylus’s famous Greek tragedy, Prometheus Bound, the story opens with this:

Now have we journeyed to a spot of earth
Remote-the Scythian wild, a waste untrod.
And now, Hephaestus, thou must execute
The task…

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Nathan Allen

Nathan Allen

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writer. illustrator. manic collector of pens and notebooks. bug guy from North Carolina. see my work at www.nthnljms.com