Selected Writings

                                                                                                             SOME OF BARRETT'S STORIES CAN BE READ ONLINE: 

The gorgeously spare and stylish Spartan published her story "Still"

Honorable Mention in the Bevel Summers Prize and published in Shenandoah"Aphrodite Carries Condoms" 

Drunken Boat's Contemporary Women Writer's folio
here is a link to "Fissures"

Read "After"
at A-Minor

Essay's/Interviews available online:

The Real World of the Writing Life

                                                                                                                                            Podcast of Barrett being interviewed
                                                                                                                                            about teaching and writing by the Director of Community
                                                                                                                                            Education at Edmonds, Gretchen Johnston

Check out Barrett's
Writing Beyond Good series at The Missouri Review Blog:
Writing Beyond Good: Crafting Memorable Characters
Writing Beyond Good: Mining For Diamonds

Writing Beyond Good: The 'So-What? Factor

Writing Beyond Good: Creating Emotion Resonance

Writing Beyond Good: CER, The Sequel



Interview: The ReviewReview   

The Missouri Review Working Writer Series
wherein Barrett discusses writing and persistence
and the process of story creation


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