Author Archives: tessarnold2

About tessarnold2

I'm a writer, and someone generally crazy enough to think other people will be interested in his deranged thoughts. Author of the 3rd Eye Detective Novels. You can also find me on Twitter @tessrants

Coping Strategies…

In a trend that is threatening to become the norm, I can’t muster the concentration to write the post I sat down to write this morning. Maybe it’s just mornings? (some days there just isn’t enough coffee.) Thankfully it’s not … Continue reading

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American Virtues…

So, we just had a big holiday celebration, here in The States. It was the 4TH OF MOTHER-FUCKIN’ JULY! And that’s the sum total of the amount I could get worked up about it – all caps, 5 words – … Continue reading

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Hot Takes on Universal Truths (PT 1)…

Disclaimer: I’m not convinced there are universal truths so much as there are universal facts. Facts aren’t truth, they’re just reality. Facts are what make statements true or not. But since I may be one of the only people who … Continue reading

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Hot Mess…

So, I was trying to write a completely different post this morning. If I’m very lucky, I’ll be able to finish it sometime this week. But that will be entirely predicated on my mind not sparking like a nest of … Continue reading

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Coming Up for Air in Quick Breaths…

Breathe, that’s the thing I’ve been forgetting to do. The dizzy spells, the inability to concentrate, the ravenous sugar cravings, it all makes sense now. I’m fine… Really… I promise. Anyway, I thought I’d drop in with a few quickies, as … Continue reading

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Media Appearances…

…Well, just the one really. The folks behind Authors in Abstract had me on their podcast. It was a good time. Maybe you’ll be interested in giving it a listen? LISTEN! If you dig the vibrations, check out some of … Continue reading

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Howdy…

…So, how ‘ya been? Sorry I’ve been away for a bit. Honestly, it was longer than I would have liked. I had about a week after my book release, and I got Sofa King™ sick, have been out of commission … Continue reading

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Book Birthday!

Well, this thing that’s been in my head for too long to mention is now a thing that’s out in the world, waiting to get into your heads. It was a ton of work getting here. I imagine, it’ll still … Continue reading

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Drawn to Flame: Chapter 3

The walk back to my office was only six blocks, more than I needed to notice I had picked up a tail. Jesus, the guy was bad. Every time I stopped walking, or checked both ways before crossing a street, … Continue reading

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Drawn to Flame: Chapter 2

I walked slowly to the address. It was only six blocks, but I needed to think. I had just met my new client, and the puzzles were already starting to stack up. For one, how did he know so much … Continue reading

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