The Missouri Review

Working Writer Series

wherein Barrett discusses

writing and persistence

and the process of story creation

The Real World of the Writing Life

at

The Missouri Review

Dispatches

Some of Barrett's Work 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" 


Read
"After" at A-Minor

Drunken Boat publshed "Fissures" in their Contemporary Women's Fiction Folio.

Barrett's Writing Beyond Good  series at  The Missouri Review Blog:


Writing Beyond Good:

     Mining For Diamonds


Writing Beyond Good:

     The 'So-What? Factor


Writing Beyond Good:

     Creating Emotion Resonance


Writing Beyond Good:

     Creating Emotion Resonance,

         The Sequel


Writing Beyond Good:

     Crafting Memorable Characters