Tracey L. Thompson, Writer
Tracey L. Thompson was born and raised in Southern California, and now resides in Northern Virginia with her husband Guy, son Hayden, dog Violet, and two cats Blessing and Boon. She is a wife, and the mother of five children. After overcoming domestic violence, divorce, single motherhood, and low self-esteem, she went on to earn a master’s degree in Psychology with a Specialization in Marriage & Family Therapy from Chapman University, and now has written a novel that sheds light on the issue of weight discrimination in a fun and fanciful way. In the last twelve years she has made a living at: social work for hospice, working with at-risk youth and their families, training military families about the aspects of resiliency, and now social work at the community level assisting needy families and the homeless. Her interests include spending time with her family, spiritual pursuits, drumming, playing Dungeons & Dragons, reading, writing, knitting, scrapbooking, movies, and music.