About

7DB91E9D-F0C5-4191-B143-4EEB109EDB4EAllison Alcéna is a writer, educator, and lover of all things Black. They hold a Bachelors in English Literature and Black Studies from Swarthmore College, and they are currently pursuing a Masters of Arts in Teaching.

This site is a place for Black twentysomethings to feel less alone as they navigate through major transitions, discover themselves, and hopefully find peace – however that looks for them. You can contact Allison at allison[at]allisonalcena.com or through the contact page up top. Follow Allison on YouTube  and Instagram.

[Image description: Allison is wearing a black turtleneck and glasses. They are smiling, holding their phone and sitting at a wooden table in front of an indoor brick wall.]