Stella Reed (she/her) lives in Ogha Po’oge (White Shell Water Place) also known as Santa Fe, NM, unceded Tewa land. She is the co-author with Tina Carlson and Katherine DiBella Seluja, of We Are Meant to Carry Water, 2019, from 3: A Taos Press, an AZ-NM Book Award winner. Stella’s chapbook, Myth from the field where the fox runs with its tail on fire, was the winner of the Jacar Press prize and is forthcoming in 2023. You can find her work in various journals and anthologies, such as The American Journal of Poetry, Little Patuxent Review, About Place Journal, The Fourth River, Wild Roof Journal, Exposition Review, and Terrain. She is a Best of the Net nominee for 2020 and holds an MFA from New England College. Stella is a novice beekeeper.