At the Pizza Hut, the Girls Build Their Towers by Roy Kesey, short story book cover artwork

“At the Pizza Hut, the Girls Build Their Towers” by Roy Kesey

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There's only one visit per customer to the salad bar, so the girls build: great castles, moats, and battlements created from broccoli, chickpeas, blue-cheese. The manager isn't happy, but they don't really care.


At the Pizza Hut, the Girls Build Their Towers

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About the Author
Roy Kesey is the author of two short story collections, two novels, and a historical guidebook, and is the translator of Pola Oloixarac's debut novel, Savage Theories (Soho Press 2017.) He has won an NEA grant for fiction and a PEN/Heim grant for translation. His work has appeared in over a hundred magazines and anthologies, including Best American Short Stories and New Sudden Fiction.
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