Alex McElroy is the author of Daddy Issues. Their writing appears in Vice, The Atlantic, Tin House, TriQuarterly, New England Review, and elsewhere. 

THE ATMOSPHERIANS, a novel, will be published by Atria in 2021. 

Alex has received fellowships from The Bread Loaf Writers' Conference, The Tin House Summer Workshop, The Sewanee Writers Conference, The Inprint Foundation, The Elizabeth George Foundation, and The National Parks Service. They currently live in Brooklyn.