Elizabeth Allen's poetry has been published in several Australian literary journals and magazines including HEAT, HermesHobo and Southerly. A chapbook of her poetry, Forgetful Hands, was published by Vagabond Press, 2005. She has participated in the RED ROOM EDUCATION project and she is currently working towards a longer collection.

Elizabeth is studying for a Masters of Teaching at Sydney University so she might one day be a primary school teacher. She also works voluntarily for Vagabond Press as part of their production and launch team.