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It‘s June World Building! And I continue with some more questions from Inspector Caracal’s List!
11- How many different governments does the story interact with? How are they different or similar, or why is the one isolated?
Nimbus really doesn’t interact with any of the Sky Island Governments, but as mentioned before, there are four of them. Her parents belong to the academic group and live on one of those Islands (although I may need to check that).
The Sky Islands are intermingled only with each other, of course, and do not touch the land below. Many of the differences and similarities were mentioned above in “Who Lives in your World?”; notably, while msot of the people on the Sky Islands share a single broad set of values, each government represents a subsection of those values. Continue reading