Tessa Torgeson is a writer currently living in Minnesota. Her writing has recently appeared in The Star Tribune, The Fix, Manifest-Station, Brevity Blog, and others. She's hard at work at her first creative nonfiction book, which fuses elements of memoir, reportage, lyric essay, dark humor, and pop culture. Embracing an alternative form of recovery, she explores addiction, mental health, healing from trauma, and recovery from a harm reduction perspective. You can read more of her work here and hop on the feelings train on Twitter @tessa_tito.