Fountain poet releases new book
Last updated 10/14/2020 at 9:19am
Tanya Rose Medrano didn’t plan on being a writer, much less a published poet. Initially, her writing was a therapy exercise.
“It started out as an outlet because I had severe depression,” Medrano explained. “My doctors said, ‘Start writing as an outlet so that way all your feelings can come out.’ That’s how I started writing. Somehow it turned into poetry. I couldn’t stop writing.”
As Medrano wrote more and shared her work with people, she found they were very affected by her work and encouraged her to release her poems to a larger audience.
“I didn’t think that I was...