Randall R. Adams was born and raised in sunny California. He earned a bachelor's degree from the University of Southern California, then traveled to Idaho to begin law school and, later, a law career. He had his first public writing success when he adapted Charles Dickens' A Christmas Carol as a music for the Lake City Playhouse. He next wrote the script and lyrics for Heidi: The Musical, also performed at the Lake City Playhouse. He has since written and directed nine full-length Christmas plays for Coeur d'Alene Bible Church.