The Burning Leaf
Name ideas: Gladefolk, Foresters
Women are in a secondary role, like super-secondary. Wives and young women do all of the gatherer-type tasks, farming, husbandry, etc. Men are hunters.
The men of the Forest People go on a coming-of-age rite where they trek out into the forest and capture a woman from another tribe to become their wife. Can they be polygamous?
Keys to Design:
Essence of survival of the fittest—Nature, “red in tooth and claw.”
All structures are portable or disposable.
Know how to communicate with Warning Wisps.
Some Forest People can learn the powers of Arbormancy.
One of the tribes of the forest people is the Ershu.