D. (aka Deanna) Arthur is a Buffalo-born and Brooklyn-based humor & fiction writer, producer, performer, and middle child.

Her humor writing has been featured on McSweeney's Internet Tendency,  The Belladonna, and Robot Butt. Her fiction writing has been featured in five:2:one magazine, and Lost Balloon (forthcoming). She is also a contributing feature writer for the Ground Floor Comedy weekly email newsletter highlighting the best comedy shows in New York.

D wrote, produced and starred in the solo show  DEANNA - directed by Eliza Cossio. Her solo show debuted to an oversold audience at The Annoyance NY as one half of LAURA and DEANNA - an evening of comedy featuring back to back solo shows. D also created, produced and hosted Legends of the Hidden Tampon at The Annoyance NY - a comedic and educational game show exploring different themes related to women’s health.  

D has a dog named Drake, enjoys hard goat cheeses, is legally blind in one eye, and has 13 tattoos.