Debbie Barry : Writing

Pink Straw

Pink Straw

A Story by Debbie Barry


A short story, based on a real life hair disaster.
Obituary of Robert Fletcher, 1926-2017

Obituary of Robert Fletcher, 1926-2017

A Story by Debbie Barry


My father's obituary, which will be sent to the Rutland (VT) Herald this week.
The Giraffe Brothers

The Giraffe Brothers

A Poem by Debbie Barry


A scrap of nursery rhyme nonsense that popped into my head in the middle of the night. Based on a pair of plushie giraffes on my bed.
Tuna for Tea

Tuna for Tea

A Poem by Debbie Barry


Just a scrap of nonsense. Intended to be a new nursery rhyme.
Ladybug Lunch

Ladybug Lunch

A Poem by Debbie Barry


Just a scrap of nonsense. Intended to be anew nursery rhyme.
The Discriminating Frog

The Discriminating Frog

A Poem by Debbie Barry


A scrap of nonsense. Intended as a new nursery rhyme.
The Lonely Puffin

The Lonely Puffin

A Poem by Debbie Barry


A little nursery rhyme inspired by a plushie Porg.
Daddy's Birthday

Daddy's Birthday

A Story by Debbie Barry


This happened today, and I'm still pretty shaken. Names and places are real. The memories are the way I remember them.
Grand Republic Conference

Grand Republic Conference

A Story by Debbie Barry


a group of teens get into a LOT of trouble at a state conference. Fair warning: this one's a little longer than most, but it hadto be a single story...
The Plenary Indulgence

The Plenary Indulgence

A Story by Debbie Barry


A young girl's prayer and it's consequences. Some of this is based on real events, but most is fiction. I attended the Beatification of Solanus Case..