Why did Lynn decide to go back in time when she had the opportunity to continue the story line with a new generation, probably the first comic strip to do so? It could have been really great and she still could have done "flash backs".The answer given is
Lynn wanted to make more time to pursue her other interests - after 30 years she needed a break from the deadlines!Hey, know what else provides more time to pursue other interests and creates a break from the deadlines? Retirement! Sheesh.