Wanda Dow is one of the founding members of The Pleasant Places of Florida (March 1972). An employee of the Clerk of Courts for Pinellas County, Florida for over 16 years, she is currently working 24-hour 7-day shifts as a mom and PTA member. Her nom in the Pleasant Places if The Hottentot. She has been involved in many of the Pleasant Places round-robin pastiches and was one of the organizers to the Sunshine State Sherlockian Scion Symposiums held irregularly in St. Petersburg Beach, Florida. Along with her husband, Jeff Dow, she has written too many Sherlockian parodies to mention which have been performed at meetings and seminars of the Pleasant Places of Florida.