Jess Barrett

My Writings

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    Washed Over Me

    *Trigger Warning* Short story about depression and a failed suicide attempt from when I was younger.

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    All of Me

    Poem about hiding "weakness"/illness.

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    Masks

    Poem about hiding behind a mask.

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    Letters Unsent

    Just a bunch of things I'm not brave enough to say that may never be read. All real names have been changed to colors out of respect f…

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    A World in Chains

    A short story about the stigma around mental illness. *Sorry if this doesn't make that much sense, it was written at one in the mornin…

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    Walk Away

    Poem about realizing that it's okay to walk away from something that's no good for you.

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about 1 year ago Maree said:

Hi. This is Headmistress Maree from Hogwarts for Muggles. Here is what's going on: . Classes start again on the 5th November, 2016. Sign up in the 'Subject Selection' discussion. . Applications for new prefects are being taken. You can submit your's on the 'Prefects Applications' discussion. New prefects will be announced on the 5th November, 2016 . The October Interhouse Writing Competition starts today! Submit your work in the discussion and earn points for your house. Competition closes on Halloween. Happy writing, Headmistress Maree

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over 1 year ago Daniel Jimenez said:

Cover Designs Contest - A Gothic Reunion

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over 1 year ago nikki foster (Kat) said:

Anything you want, nothing special :)

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over 1 year ago nikki foster (Kat) said:

Pretty good, is there anything you would want me to read?

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over 1 year ago nikki foster (Kat) said:

hey how are you?

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Broken Bottles

(almost 3 years ago)

I love your first paragraph. The imagery is great and it sets the tone of the story. "The screams of the wind were muted by the lingering... Read More »

The Piscean Poet

(almost 3 years ago)

The opening of the story had a good hook and started well. I liked the poem, The City That is My Home. It put James' life into perspectiv... Read More »