All my life, I’ve thought: my inner Soldier keeps me strong, and have been proud of that. I have a military family, after all. It’s where I get the part of me that wants to serve, or protect; where the part of me that lays down my own for others comes from. I’ve thought this also: it’sContinue reading “The Last Stand”
Author Archives: Jessica Barratt
Bleed like a Man
“Bleed Like a Man” is a short piece of non-fiction flash by Jessica Barratt, reflecting on gender and blood culture.
Singing through incoherence: How one woman changed my relationship with sound
Wish you could de-traumatize your brain and body? Learn how I achieved lasting brain bliss through a one-hour sound exchange practice with Mahalia, The Medical Musician.
The Thought Experiments
The Thought Experiments are a recent writing exercise I created for myself. It is a practice in introspective writing, using the senses as a guide. I completely recommend using the following experiments as prompts for your writing – enjoy! Experiment #1 Typing what comes to me when I close my eyes. First I close myContinue reading “The Thought Experiments”
Eden Basics for Beginners | Rise of Empires: Ice and Fire
How to play Eden in Rise of Empires: Ice and Fire for beginners. Tips and tricks to help new players in Eden, Season X.