current bio

Alison Lubar teaches high school English by day and yoga by night. They are a queer, nonbinary, mixed-race femme whose life work (aside from wordsmithing) has evolved into bringing mindfulness practices, and sometimes even poetry, to young people. Their work has been nominated for both the Pushcart & Best of the Net, and they’re the author four chapbooks: Philosophers Know Nothing About Love (Thirty West Publishing House, 2022), queer feast (Bottlecap Press, 2022), sweet euphemism (CLASH!, Spring 2023), and it skips a generation (Stanchion, Fall 2023).

bonus features

  • RYT200, currently teaching at Anjali Power Yoga and with Stonewall Sports in Philadelphia

  • basic skills in full stack development (though admittedly this site was built by Google)

  • BA in Philosophy & Italian Literature from the University of Delaware

  • MSEd in Secondary English with a concentration in Urban Education from the University of Pennsylvania