David Rachlin is an author, photographer, and digital artist living in Santa Fe, New Mexico. Originally from Massachusetts, he has lived in different regions of the United States and has traveled widely in Germany and The Netherlands, where the people and landscapes continue to be rich sources for his stories. David has degrees in Linguistics, German, and Creative Writing, and has previously published a book of poetry titled Topographies of Light. An educator for over 30 years, he has taught writing to students of all ages.