Amy Allara’s poems, articles and book reviews have appeared in the following publications: LIT, Denver Quarterly, Psychoanalytic Perspectives, The New Review of Literature, 26: a journal of poetry and poetics, First Intensity, Sycamore Review, OR and others. She received her MFA in Writing from Otis College of Art and Design in Los Angeles. In addition to the MFA, Allara holds a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology from The Pennsylvania State University and a Master of Social Work from The University of New England.
Amy currently lives in Pennsylvania. Her chapbook Variation was published by Highway 101 Books. Most recently, her poetry has appeared in an anthology as part of a UK-based research project titled Translating Chronic Pain.