Rachel Kay Barclay is an award-winning writer based out of the West Coast. She is the creator, writer, and co-producer of the comedic web series HumanTelegraphs and is a writer for the series, Adulting with Jane. She was the recipient of the Kennedy Center’s JFK National Playwriting Award and a finalist for the National Partners of American Theatre National Playwriting Award as well.
Her plays have been produced across the United States and beyond in cities such as London, New York, Washington DC, and Philadelphia. Her work has also been selected and premiered by film festivals, such as DC Shorts at the National Constitution Center.
As a ghostwriter, Rachel has authored a #1 Amazon Bestselling Book and several novels and nonfiction books on topics ranging from business success and entrepreneurship to spirituality and self-help. Her poetry was recently published in the hardcover anthology, The Poetry of Yoga.
She is also a passionate advocate of personal growth, healthy living, and the spiritual transformation of the planet—the main topics of her blog, Reflect the Light.
When not at her laptop, she enjoys teaching creative writing workshops at Writopia Lab.
Some of her passions, in no particular order, are raw food cooking, yoga, gratitude lists, meditation, and finding the light and joy in the everyday moments of life.
Rachel has an M.F.A. in Dramatic Writing from Catholic University of America and a B.A. (magna cum laude) in English and Theater with a minor in Creative Writing from Arcadia University.
She is a proud member of The Dramatist Guild of America, The International Centre for Women Playwrights, and The Playwright's Center.