Debbie Barry : Writing

Peggy Price

Peggy Price

A Poem by Debbie Barry


A scrap of nursery rhyme that drifted into my head in the night.
Elsie Brown

Elsie Brown

A Poem by Debbie Barry


A new nursery rhyme, based on nursery rhymes of the 18th Century
Alfred’s Cakes

Alfred’s Cakes

A Poem by Debbie Barry


A new nursery rhyme, inspired by a legend of Alfred the Great.
Flower Girl

Flower Girl

A Poem by Debbie Barry


A new nursery rhyme, resembling those of the 18th Century.
Lambing Time

Lambing Time

A Poem by Debbie Barry


A new nursery rhyme, meant to resemble an traditional, 18th Century nursery rhyme.
Over the Sea

Over the Sea

A Poem by Debbie Barry


A children's ballad that drifted into my head this morning, written in the style of a 17th Century Scottish ballad. Note: It has 20 verses, plus chor..
See for Me

See for Me

A Poem by Debbie Barry


A new nursery rhyme, inspired by my own severe vision loss, intended to resemble a traditional nursery rhyme.
The Pie Seller

The Pie Seller

A Poem by Debbie Barry


Just a bit of new nursery rhyme. It's intended to reflect life in the 18th Century.
Spring Snow

Spring Snow

A Poem by Debbie Barry


A scrap of nursery rhyme that floated into my head this morning, inspired by yesterdays heavy fall of deep, wet snow. It's my husband who has to shov..
Boiled Dinner

Boiled Dinner

A Poem by Debbie Barry


A new nursery rhyme about the 18th Century, illustrating the poverty and food of the time, written in the style of the time.