Abby Alten Schwartz

Abby Alten Schwartz is a Philadelphia-based writer and healthcare communications consultant who once had a column about hooping. The hula kind. Her writing has appeared in The New York Times, The Washington Post, WIRED, Hobart, Brevity, The Manifest-Station and elsewhere. Abby is currently working on a memoir about her journey from hypervigilance to trust. Find her on Twitter @abbys480 or visit