Rachel is a Bay Area-based writer whose work focuses on mindfulness, joy, and justice. She is the author of Not Quite Nirvana,  which was selected for Best Buddhist Writing 2012. Her work has appeared in various anthologies as well as in national magazines including the New York Times, Lion's Roar, The Village Voice and AlterNet.

Rachel is the Associate Publisher of Shambhala Publications.

See Rachel talking about her latest book, I Am Home, on Fox News and at Minnesota Street Galleries.