Allison's work has appeared in publications including Best Australian Poems, The Big Issue Fiction Edition, Australian Love Stories and Going Down Swinging.
Allison has written within the arts, contributing to Kill Your Darlings, Literary Minded, Indie London, The Enthusiast and working as a music columnist for Artshub.
Her work has placed within the Dorothy Porter Award for Poetry, the Eyre Short Fiction Award, the Carmel Bird Short Fiction Award, the Alan Marshall Short Fiction Award, the Martha Richardson Poetry Prize (twice) and the Aesthetica UK Creative Writing Award (twice).
Allison is from Perth, the Whadjuk region of Noongar country, and now lives in Melbourne. Within Australia, the unceded sovereign land Allison principally writes on is that of the Wurundjeri people of the Kulin Nation.