Alison Stieven-Taylor, a freelance journalist for over twenty years, has written for a wide variety of magazines, from Rolling Stone through to Cleo. Alison started her working life as a rock’n’roll publicist. Today she is the director of a successful PR consultancy; Reality Illusion, working with leading global brands. She has studied documentary film, narrative form in literature and film and is an accomplished researcher. She is the author of The Price of Love and is a photographic artist.