Alison Theresa Gibson grew up in Canberra, Australia. While studying philosophy at the University of Sydney, she won the Henry Lawson Prize for Prose and was published in three short story anthologies. Her work has also been performed on ABC Radio National and been published in Voiceworks and on Narrator Australia. She now lives in Brighton and works in professional development at University College London.

Her first novel, A Perilous Margin, is available through amazon, and she occasionally updates her Facebook page.