Alice Allan

writer | editor | website wrangler

I'm a writer and editor with six years' experience managing websites and social media. 


I'm a freelance writer, editor and proofreader with over eight years' experience in print and digital publications.

I write for fun and wrangle other people’s writing and websites to support this habit. I also produce the Poetry Says podcast and I'm an associate editor for Verity La. 

Get in touch at alice.e.allan@gmail.com.

 


Work samples


REDKITE REAL STORIES: JODI AND TRYSTAN

Living in regional Tasmania, Jodi's story of her son Trystan's treatment for acute lymphoblastic leukaemia (ALL) involves long periods away from home.

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ANXIETY'S UNLIKELY TRANSLATORS

Some of the best translators are the same people so often described as opaque, confusing time-wasters: poets. 


INTERVIEW WITH MICHAEL GOW: QUEENSLAND THEATRE COMPANY

Now that the dust has settled, Gow describes Titus as ‘a kind of dummy spit.’

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GENTRIFICATION GRIND: TRAVELS IN WOULD-BE QUEER SPACE

The more I wander around, the more I suspect that whatever I thought I'd find when I first heard the word 'Stonewall' might be...somewhere else. 

 


More about me

My clients rely on my initiative, ability to meet deadlines and enthusiasm in adapting to change.

Alongside my work in print and digital communications, my experience also includes training employees to meet SEO and accessibility standards, managing social media on behalf of major public organisations and editing websites using WordPress, Squarespace, Drupal, HTML and CSS. 

Outside work I'm a passionate volunteer with experience in administration, mentoring, teaching and one-on-one support.

Get in touch

I pride myself on transparent, timely communications with my clients. Connect with me on LinkedIn or email me at alice.e.allan@gmail.com