Tessa Stockton is an author of novels, novellas, and short stories, as well as a freelance writer. She has contributed to ministry publications, as a ghostwriter for political content, and headed a column on the topic of forgiveness. Raised in Washington State, she traveled the world as a dancer and missionary, lived in a few places between, and now resides in East Tennessee where she writes full-time.
A quintessential introvert and an avid bookworm with a penchant for the obscure, Tessa also enjoys hiking quiet forest paths and the sound of chugging guitar. She lives with her family, including adopted pets, in the foothills of the Smoky Mountains.