Barr has published in  DuPage Literary Review, East on Central, Highland Park Poetry, Mochila, Mixitini Matrix, Valley Voices and in anthologies at Richer Resources and The Universal Table.   

Her poem “Biopoesis” was nominated for a Pushcart Prize by the Journal of Modern Poetry and her chapbook won first prize in Poetica’s 2013 chapbook contest.  

Biopoesis can be purchased at Amazon.

Read Barr's recipe for paella in Alimentum, "Simplicity"



Her chapbook of short stories, Lope de Vega's Daughter, is coming soon at Red Bird Press.

Her stories have appeared in cream city review, Phati’tude’s Summer 1960s Special, Ekakshara, The Legendary, The Examined Life, and anthologies from Kystory and Modernist Press. 

“War Story” was nominated for a Pushcart Prize by Flashquake



Cristina Zabalaga, Magritte y la rabia/Magritte and Rage, Palabras Errantes (London)


Disasters and triumphs of a lifetime of dancing in "Stayin' Alive" published by Southern Women's Review.

 Read “Maggie’s Pearls,” her short take on inheriting a pearl necklace in Persimmon, 2014.

"Still Life: Theory and Practice" was published in cream city review.