Red: Caged Birds Sing is a poetry anthology edited by Jessica Mehta, a citizen of the Cherokee Nation. Every selected poem is paid at a rate of $20. To qualify, writers must:
- identify as Native American (tribal enrollment is not required)
- identify as a woman/female
- previously been incarcerated
- agree to work virtually with an editor (if applicable)
Previously published poems qualify. Please submit no more than five poems and include your tribal affiliation in the cover letter.