Tashia Hart (Red Lake Anishinaabe) is an award-winning author and illustrator of Gidjie and the Wolves (Not Too Far Removed Press, 2020) and Girl Unreserved (2015). Forthcoming works include Native Love Jams, a romantic comedy (early 2022), and Modern Orphan, a paranormal thriller (late 2022). Her new cookbook The Good Berry Cookbook: Harvesting and Cooking Wild Rice and Other Wild Foods was recently released by the Minnesota Historical Society Press September 21, 2021. She’s the illustrator of 3 books in the Minnesota Native American Lives series (Wise Ink Creative Publishing, 2020), and her short works include recipes, essays, poetry and short stories for various publications. She lives at Onigamiinsing (Duluth, MN) with her husband, two cats, and a turtle.
Photo by Nedahness Greene