Category: Backstories


Scales of Justice

In the mid 1980’s to early 1990’s I was plagued by an idea for a movie. Screenplay format was unknown to me, so I did

Be strong and Courageous.

Back Story: The Canaanshade Journeys For this one time only, I’m going to give the background of multiple books in one single article. Why? Because The


When Nothing Else Matters

It was the spring of 1983, my sophomore year at Southern Illinois University, and I had a short story assignment hanging over my head. In