Rivvy Neshama is a writer and community organizer whose spiritual path draws from many sources: Eastern and Western religions, Native traditions, Sufis and shamans, and her mom. Her stories have appeared in such publications as Ms., Glamour, and The New York Times. Rivvy holds degrees in philosophy, comparative literature, social work, and education. She has been a teacher and social worker in Harlem, a campaign manager in Boulder, and a Tarot card reader at Macy's on Halloween. She lives in Boulder, Colorado.