Who’s the Vajabond?

kristel tracey

In a nutshell

Government name: Kristel Tracey
Lives in: London
Writes about: all of the things that inspire, infuriate, shape or sustain me; life, love, travel, culture, politics, feminism, fashion, beauty, books, food, race, class, ass…
Loves: genital-related puns
Hates: the Tories
Favourite writer: James Baldwin
Problematic fave: Vybz Kartel
Self-care routine: Decolonise and moisturise
Favourite quote: “Your silence will not protect you” – Audre Lorde


Metro | ‘Yes, you can still be racist even if you have mixed-race kids’
Halu Halo Mixtapes | Dating and Relationships
Media Diversified | Stormzy should be grateful? Tell the Daily Mail shut up
Media Diversified | We need to talk about light-skinned privilege
Media Diversified | Liam Neeson and toxic white masculinity
The Independent | What men can – and should – take from the viral New Yorker short story Cat Person
gal-dem | To the new girlfriend of my abusive ex-boyfriend (print issue 3)
gal-dem | What Shia Labeouf tells us about white (liberal) male privilege
gal-dem | We need to stop being the Queen’s loyal colonial lapdogs
MTV UK | Growing up mixed-race in a world that sees things in black and white
BBC Three | What do you do to feel safe at night? 
TBS (US) | Full Frontal with Samantha Bee – London welcomes Trump

Want to work with me?

Get in touch at thevajabond@gmail.com.