D. (aka Deanna) Arthur is a Buffalo-born and Brooklyn-based writer who is obsessed with comedy, books, and pop culture.
D. writes humor, fiction, and essays. Her writing has been featured in McSweeney's Internet Tendency, The Belladonna, five:2:one magazine, Lost Balloon, Electric Literature, and more. She is a fiction reader for Slice Magazine. She is a contributing feature writer for the Ground Floor Comedy weekly email newsletter highlighting the best comedy shows in New York. She produces comedy shows and literary events in Brooklyn, most notably, DESKS: a monthly reading series dedicated to all words humorous and otherwise.
D has a dog named Drake, enjoys hard goat cheeses, is legally blind in one eye, and has 17 tattoos.