Rachel Beanland is a writer who has worked in public relations for more than a decade. She spends her days working as the director of operations at the Visual Arts Center of Richmond, and her nights and weekends writing essays and fiction. Rachel is currently at work on a novel.
Her essays have appeared in Creative Nonfiction, on Brain, Child’s blog and in R-Home magazine, among other places. She was a general contributor at the Bread Loaf Writers’ Conference in 2015.
Rachel lives in Richmond, Va. with her mathematician husband and their three young children.