Dahlia Adler Dahlia Adler is an editor by day, a freelance writer by night, and an author/anthologist at every spare moment in between. She is the founder of the website LGBTQReads; the editor of several Young Adult anthologies; and the author of many novels, including Cool for the Summer and Home Field Advantage. She lives in New York with her family and an obscene number of books. About Parents Parents, a Dotdash Meredith Brand, is an award-winning online resource for trustworthy, empathetic, and supportive information and inspiration for your families. We reach 9 million readers a month. Our content is written by experienced journalists, fact checked, and reviewed by our Expert Review Board for accuracy. Learn more about us and our editorial guidelines.