Allison Bolt

Allison is a Women’s Lifestyle Commerce Writer at Bustle Digital Group. Before joining BDG, she previously wrote for Forbes Ignite and Paste Magazine. She has also written for The Silver Stylist, where she wrote about all things beauty and fashion for women over 50.

She earned her MFA in Creative Writing from The New School in New York, where she also studied in the Gender and Sexuality Studies Department. She earned her BFA in Writing from Savannah College of Art and Design. During her undergrad, she held the title of Managing Editor for SCAD’s online student newspaper, The Connector, and was a staff writer for SCAD’s student magazine, SCAN.

When she’s not checking Amazon for the best lifestyle products, she can be found reading, writing short stories, overthinking, or attempting to cook in her tiny New York apartment.