Tracey-Scott-Townsend is the author of eight novels — the most recent The Vagabond Seekers (September 2023) sequel to The Vagabond Mother (January 2020) All her books are published by Wild Pressed Books and Inspired Quill Publishing. Reviews often describe her novels as poetic or painterly.
She has a Fine Art MA and a BA (Hons) in Visual Studies. She has exhibited paintings throughout the UK (as Tracey Scott). She has a long career as a workshop facilitator with community groups and in schools.
Mother of four grown-up children and two 'adopted' refugee sons, Tracey is also a grannie of one.
She works with asylum seekers and refugees in Hull and is a gatherer of their stories.