Stephany Medina Stephany Medina is a Creative Writing major from Long Beach, CA. She was an only child growing up, until her mother decided to have another baby nineteen years later. She lives for her mother and baby brother and wants nothing more than to give them a beautiful life. Although it was a difficult journey for her to accept who she was, she now lives a proud life as a gay woman. Having the opportunity to be able to write this book is a dream come true for her, and now that she has her foot in the door, she is not stopping. She has so many dreams and ideas to continue helping those in need, this book is just the beginning for Stephany. She has visions of creating a movie or TV show to show some of the struggles people have to face when trying to figure out who they are. She has a way of turning her life experiences into reality for other people. People can connect with her and may even feel like she is telling their story. Stephany was given a big heart and she is more than happy to share it with the world.