Katonya Trent was born and raised in Riverhead, NY located on the east end of Long Island. After having a traumatic birth experience she is inspired to become an author. She is on a mission of bringing her story to light while educating the world about the challenges that could arise from a preterm birth. Katonya is currently working on a memoir titled 2_2 and 6 Born on 11/26_, in which she provides hope and encouragement to women and families who may have or will encounter a traumatic birth experience. By sharing her story, she hopes to reassure others of their inner strengths when being placed in some of the most difficult situations in life.