Finding Mister Wright

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“Finding Mister Wright” is my modern-day original fiction series of short stories focusing on the lives, loves, and learning experiences of the Wright and McAllister families. This is the master post of all stories written so far, listed in chronological order for story continuity.

Last updated: 17 June 2018

  • “Namesake”
  • “Punch”
  • “Tuxedos and Sugar Plum Fairies”
  • “The Best Simplicity”
  • “Just a Man”
  • “A Taste of Happiness”
  • “Charmed” (Adult themes)
  • “Finding Mister Wright”
  • “It’s Not Really About the Fishing”
  • “All Yours”
  • “Culture Gap”
  • “Stupid, Macho, and Wicked”
  • “Romance in the Dark”
  • “Daddies and Daughters”
  • “Synchronicity”
  • “Push”
  • “First Choices”
  • “Thirty-Nine”
  • “My Two Dads”
  • “Always Daniel”
  • “Breathe”
  • “Thanks and Giving”
  • “Moments to Remember”
  • “Butterfly”
  • “Moving On”
  • “Autumn Leaves”
  • “Buckle Up”

Greater Than the Mundane

Several weeks ago, we took the family up to visit my mom, to help her clear out the old house. As we were throwing away my father's seemingly lifelong accumulation of magazines (among which we did find some vintage Playboys which, sadly, were not as groovy as we'd...

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Writing Therapy

These last several weeks, I've felt mostly horrid. It's been a rather hectic fall semester, with new projects to complete as well as new fires to put out. My students are either going through Senior-itis or studying abroad, so all the work they would ordinarily do...

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I want that love, that life

This is not a real post. I was going to talk about keeping balance in my writerly life, but I can't manage it right now. This was a rough week all around - at work, at home, in my head - and I just needed to take a break with people who care for and about each other,...

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