HeadShots-5bwAllie is a writer from outside of Memphis, TN. She currently lives in New Orleans where she teaches college-level English. In 2016, she began working as the assistant non-fiction editor for Midway JournalYou can read some of her writing here.

In 2018, Allie won the Big Sky, Small Prose Contest, as well as the SCMLA Short Story Prize.

Zeus, her 17-lb. dachshund-mix has a sometimes active Facebook fan page. Allie also occasionally races bikes. Even more occasionally, she has the good luck to write about it.