Alison is a fiction writer whose work has appeared in Ploughshares, Electric Literature, The Rumpus, Indiana Review, and elsewhere. A graduate of Baylor University in Waco, TX, she also holds her MFA in fiction from Vermont College of Fine Arts. She lives in Houston, TX with her husband and two children. Currently, she is at work on a trilogy of novels about American cults and a short story collection that explores marriage and parenthood. Learn more about these projects here, and find a complete list of published stories here.