Allison Green lives in Seattle, Washington where she teaches at Highline College. She earned an MFA from Emerson College. She is the author of Half-Moon Scar (published by St. Martin's Press) and has also had her writing published by Gettysburg Review, Calyx, Bellingham Review, Defunct, Zyzzyva, Yes! Magazine, The Common, Jumpstart, Raven Chronicles, Willow Springs, Teacher's Voice, and Evergreen Chronicles. The city of Seattle awarded her a CityArtist grant in 2010.