|Photo by Christopher Felver|
Her work and portrait is included in Tending the Fire: Native Voices and Portraits (University of New Mexico Press). Her work has also appeared in numerous magazines, anthologies, literary journals and online including Voices Confronting Pediatric Brain Tumors (Johns Hopkins University Press) News From Native California, Yellow Medicine Review and The Huffington Post.
Born in 1953 to a mixed blood family of Cherokee, Delaware, Seneca and German descent, Terra grew up in California, with roots in Colorado and Oklahoma, and her life was divided into two seasons; winter and camping. The home she carries within is mountains and pine trees.