Phoenix Rayne, a.k.a. “The Paper Therapist,” is currently a resident of Roseville, CA, is finishing her last semester at Sierra Nevada University in Incline Village, Nevada where she is studying to get her Bachelor of Fine Arts in creative writing.
She graduated in the spring of 2020 from Sierra College in Rocklin, California with her associate degree in English. When she was five years old, she picked up her first Shel Silverstein book and instantly fell in love with poetry, dreaming to be a published author one day.
Her first poem, "Winter's Bliss," was published in 2001, with several poems following. In May of 2021, her first piece of literature, “I am one with the lake” was published.
She dreams of helping those with mental illness find their voice through creative writing along with being a mother and certified poetry therapist.
She was born in Minnesota, raised in South Dakota, and has a passion for animals, nature, and mental wellness. Writing has always been her way of expressing her deep emotions and a way to bring the human experience to life with the written word.