Sara Jayne Townsend was born in Hyde, UK in 1969 and spent the first ten years of her life in the North of England before emigrating to Canada with her family in 1980.
She returned to England in 1988, after high school, and now lives in Surrey with her guitarist husband Chris and two cats.
She writes horror and crime fiction - in most of her stories, someone dies a horrible death.
She is co-founder and chair person the T Party Writers' Group, which at its inception in 1994 was the first genre-focused writing group in London.
Her website can be found at: http://sarajaynetownsend.weebly.com.