Tess was born in Los Angeles and now lives in Northwest Oregon at the confluence of the Pacific Ocean and the Columbia River. She has been a freelance writer/editor/proofreader for over 12 years and has written blogs and articles for the web on a large variety of subjects. Most recently, Tess has been writing on the diverse topics of addiction and recovery and real estate and home improvement.
When she is not doing that, she is traveling the world and finding herself in art museums both famous and unknown. She has a passion for travel and art history.