Alison Lang has worked at Broken Pencil since 2011 when she was hired as assistant editor. She became the editor in May 2014. She has also written for the Toronto Star, Rue Morgue, Aux, THIS Magazine, the Quill & Quire, and Weird Canada. She recently contributed to the Spectacular Optical anthology Satanic Panic: Pop Culture Paranoia in the 1980s. She has a cool dog and cat and used to make zines about having psoriasis.