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The footprint alphabet

The Footprint Alphabet was used mostly by three-toed dinosaurs, which were the best scribes, to write messages in sand on riverbanks or beaches. They wrote anything from warnings to jokes. Most Dinotopian writing is written out in sandboxes — this saves on paper scrolls, since it is easier to erase. The scribes, while 'writing', act more like dancers; hopping, twisting and stepping to make the right marks.[1]


References

  1. Dinotopia: A Land Apart from Time page 75, written by James Gurney, published by Crawford House Press.