Alysia Abbott
Alysia Abbott

Alysia Abbott is a freelance writer and the author of Fairyland: A Memoir of My Father, now available from W.W. Norton. She lives in Cambridge, Mass., with her husband and children.

Doublex
June 27 2013 5:39 AMMy Gay Dad Dreamed of This DayI was raised by a single, gay father in the 1970s. I wish he had lived to see the Supreme Court's decision.
  Slate Plus
Behind the Scenes
July 27 2015 3:45 PM The Great Writing Vs. Talking Debate Is it harder to be a good writer or a good talker?
  Health & Science
Science
July 27 2015 12:08 PM A Brief History of Everything A supersized MinutePhysics that tackles our evolution, from the Big Bang to present day.