Mary Wright was born in Rangoon, Burma to missionary parents.


After a military coupe in the mid 60’s they moved to south India. ┬áMary came to the United States in time for 2nd grade and her first snow-fall.

Growing up in farm country of Upstate New York taught Mary the pleasures of free form adventures and listening to her neighbors tell stories.

Mary trained in theater at Allegheny College, traveled the country doing professional theatre for a number of years before settling in Chicago, Illinois, and then outside Boise, Idaho and now Bethlehem, Pennsylvania.