Repository for fleshing out ideas on the proposed series.
Book II: Anusha of Oz
Adventures of Jonathan and Betsy, and....(Betsy gets a baby girl!) their adopted Indian (as in India, it's an homage to my fellow Indian co-workers) daughter. Her name is Anusha for "a beautiful morning star!" She turns out to have Aspergers in that she's very, very, very bright and focuses on patterns and ensuring they stay the same-which will come in handy when she saves he parents. Grows up quickly to that of an 8-year old. Tina, from Book I, will be her one intensely close friend. (She is very socially nervous and awkward but one-on-one more comfortable, tak
I can't believe I am doing this-a new Oz novel! My wife was always the big Oz fan but as of late I have been delving into the stories and the characters-especially Ozma, Dorothy, Betsy, and Trot, Tik Tok, The Wizard, and Glinda. All I can say for now is that the first story is planned to be 130 years, circa AD 2030, since Dorothy first entered Oz. Since in Oz age is what you decide, Dorothy and Trot are in their late teens with Trot being "18", Dorothy being 19 and Ozma being "23".(Betsy is "20")And, yes, Dorothy and Ozma have a love/relationship that is stronger than friendship yet is purer than can be imagined. Picture it as Romantic Friend