IMG_0107Rachel is a dog guardian, cosplayer, musician, and writer of speculative fiction. Her stories have shades of fabulism, sci-fi, and horror. She currently lives at the edge of a swamp in Phoenixville, Pennsylvania, and has lived in Maine, Massachusetts and Russia.

She graduated from Smith College and holds a dual degree in History and Russian Language & Civilization. She has worked as a haunted museum docent, a high school history teacher, and a whitewater raft guide. You can find her cosplaying at your local Comic Convention.

Rachel is a graduate of the Clarion West Class of 2018.

You can contact her at rae.simm@gmail.com or follow her on Twitter as @raetroll.