To Collaborate with Greatness, Part 3: “Of Time and Virgins” by Steve Lambert

Breece D’J Pancake’s original outline from Thomas Douglass’s book A Room Forever: “Of Time and Virgins” – A stream of consciousness narrative as a young man tries to make a decision whether he should propose to a virgin he just met. He reviews the four great loves of his life, see how each falls prey to … Continue reading To Collaborate with Greatness, Part 3: “Of Time and Virgins” by Steve Lambert

To Collaborate with Greatness, Part 2: “Joe Holly and Buck” by Adam Van Winkle

Breece D’J Pancake’s original outline from Thomas Douglass’s book A Room Forever: “Joe Holly and Buck” – Two hill countrymen, one black, one white, begin their friendship on a bus migration from the hills and coal camps of West Virginia to Detroit’s auto plants in search of something better than mining. While there the black … Continue reading To Collaborate with Greatness, Part 2: “Joe Holly and Buck” by Adam Van Winkle

To Collaborate with Greatness, Part 1: “Conqueror” by Patrick Trotti

Pancake’s original outline from Thomas Douglass’s book A Room Forever: “‘Conqueror’ is a story of alcoholism and war. A fifty-nine year old disabled Vet takes his son on one last camping trip before the boy goes off to college, and for the first time in the boy’s history the man goes off on a bender … Continue reading To Collaborate with Greatness, Part 1: “Conqueror” by Patrick Trotti

To Collaborate with Greatness, A Three-Part Series: Introduction

Breece D’J Pancake got his start learning to tell stories at hardware stores and outside churches during altar call, at the pumps of small gas stations and in his own kitchen, places were people with stories found themselves gathered and in need of entertainment. Those early days listening and learning how to tell his own … Continue reading To Collaborate with Greatness, A Three-Part Series: Introduction