lives and writes in New Orleans

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Constance Adler is the author of the memoir My Bayou, New Orleans Through the Eyes of a Lover. Her stories have appeared in numerous publications that include Oxford American, Utne Reader, Spy Magazine, Philadelphia Magazine, and Blackbird. Her profile of Mardi Gras float designer Henri Schindler in Gambit Weekly was honored by the Louisiana Press Association with a first place award in feature writing. A graduate of Smith College, Adler also holds an MA in creative writing from Hollins University. She lives in a yellow cottage near Bayou Saint John with a terrier named Winnie and a husband named Geoff.

(Photo by Kate Adair)