The author James Cage has been a writer for thirty eight years. Back from The Bardo consists of three short stories: Holding the Bricks, Astral Andy and The Funny Bear and Germ Spreaders on a Train that create one novella. James has also written a screenplay Sambalanga and a short screenplay Holding the Bricks. James lived in Mexico for eight years. He has lived in Rome, Colorado, Boston, Memphis and New York. He currently resides in New Jersey.