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Adrienne Celt

Adrienne Celt‘s debut novel, The Daughters, won the PEN Southwest Book Award for Fiction and was an NPR Best Book of the Year and an NYPL Favorite Book of the Year. Her story “Temples” was included in The O. Henry Prize Stories 2016. Her work has appeared in EpochZyzzyvaPrairie SchoonerEsquireElectric LiteratureThe RumpusThe Millions, and elsewhere. She has an MFA in fiction from Arizona State University, draws weekly comics at, and lives in Tucson.


Jan/Feb 2015

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By Adrienne Celt

One morning I stepped out of the shower and began toweling myself off, only to discover that just one of my legs was shaved. The right hand one. I thought […]