I believe I have a great foundation to begin working with something a little more advanced than the console window. So I am going to be fiddling around with Allegro as my first choice of libraries to learn.
IF I COULD GET IT TO WORK... :)
As you can see... It's 3:10am here in my world and im still up tackling this glorious issue. You can find my cry for help post here;
Unresolved... I'll be working on it a little more, atleast until my tea runs out and I fall out of my chair to go sleepy. :)