I have a confession to make. I’ve been playing around with a few of the more popular “web 2.0″ (God I hate that term, but I digress) sites in an attempt to recreate a story. And it’s a lot of fun. But I think I can do better, with your help.
Continue the story of the Wizard of Oz, and in doing so create a whole new story and world, by bringing the characters to life through Facebook, Twitter, Flickr, etc. The sky is the limit. Perhaps Auntie Em and Uncle Henry have a phone number, that you setup using Google Voice and record a voicemail message. The characters all talk to each other in realtime, commenting on Facebook, leaving notes, playing games together. Maybe Uncle Henry spends all day on FarmVille and Auntie Em doesn’t quite “get” Facebook and leaves inappropriate comments riddled with bad punctuation (Ah relatives.) A whole new story takes hold using modern day programs and tools in a new way.
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