General proofreading and editing, writing academic/literary content
All things literary, social media/marketing campaigns, web content
Alison studied English literature (with a minor in history) while at Berry College. She graduated early due to advanced high school credits. She also received a theatre scholarship and participated in numerous theatrical productions while in school.
Alison was a high school English teacher for two years, teaching everything from reading intervention to AP English Language and Composition. Below is a sample assignment completed for the Johns Hopkins University graduate program in Secondary Education.
Alison completed this description of a clothing company under the direction of the owner. His goal was to create a story for the company that motivated and interested customers while still focusing on the fitness aspect of the company.
Alison wrote and edited numerous articles for her college's newspaper. Here is one sample, one of her first, about Dragon*Con, a sci-fi-/fantasy convention in Atlanta, Georgia.
While working at her college's newspaper, Alison was encouraged to write multiple opinion pieces. Below is a sample from one of her more controversial articles, entitled, "Let's Talk About Sex, Baby."