Ellen Allen is a Creative Writing student at Full Sail University, where she maintains a 4.0. She has received three Course Director Awards during her time at Full Sail. She obtained her Associate of Liberal Arts degree in spring of 2012 from Longview Community College. She was homeschooled from the fourth grade through high school and had two short poems published during this time. Ellen is currently building a portfolio for copyediting and helping a friend edit her first novel. She loves to spend time with her family, watching “Once Upon a Time” (which are not mutually exclusive!), and reading and writing fantasy fiction in her spare time.