I just wish I could see the faces of my former astronomy/geology colleagues when they read about pregnant planets. Fiction is so fun!
67. Earth Gave Birth?
Brooke: Amma, if Earth was a paradise when you were young, why did you leave it?
Amma: Well, Gaia had children, and she asked my tribe to live among them.
Connie: What?! Earth gave birth? Like to new planets?!
Amma: Yes. Many times.
Connie: Okay, I’ve GOT to know– did Mother Earth get morning sickness?
Amma: Worse, Connie. She got Empire!