Debbie Barry : Writing

Mama’s Lad

Mama’s Lad

A Poem by Debbie Barry


A new nursery rhyme, which popped into my head in the night.
Mama Sews

Mama Sews

A Poem by Debbie Barry


A new nursery rhyme, which popped into my head in the night.
How Many Eggs?

How Many Eggs?

A Poem by Debbie Barry


A new nursery rhyme, which popped into my head in the night.
Bathtime

Bathtime

A Poem by Debbie Barry


A new nursery rhyme, which popped into my head in the middle of the night. "Don't throw the baby out with the bath water."
Duck Dinner

Duck Dinner

A Poem by Debbie Barry


A new nursery rhyme that popped into my head in the middle of the night.
Pollen

Pollen

A Poem by Debbie Barry


A new nursery rhyme, inspired by the season.
Bread and Beer

Bread and Beer

A Poem by Debbie Barry


A new nursery rhyme about 18th Century life. Beer was about 2% alcohol, and safer to drink than unboiled, fresh water, so everyone drank it. Bread was..
Winter Fish

Winter Fish

A Poem by Debbie Barry


A new nursery rhyme, based on the fishing culture of Cornwall. This was inspired by an episode of Rick Steves: The Best of Europe.
Purple Tide

Purple Tide

A Poem by Debbie Barry


A new nursery rhyme, about the fishing of Cornwall. Inspired by an episode of Rick Steves: The Best of Europe.
Maypole in Vermont

Maypole in Vermont

A Story by Debbie Barry


A story I wrote in college, which seems apt today. Posted on my Facebook page, in responses to a writing prompt.