If I created the Circle’s next cast from scratch…

I recently tried a creative exercise of designing the Circle characters from scratch with an eye towards interesting storylines and the kinds of diversity (including geographical, though the show veers towards California) the show demands. Hmmm, maybe I should write fiction?

  1. A 23-year old Caucasian male from Chicago in a wheelchair with a severe enough disease (though mentally he’s fine) that he needs a live-in nurse. He pairs up with his nurse who’s a 60-year old Trinidad and Tobago emigre (basing this off my grandmother’s nurse). The two…