Janet Rogers is an award-winning Mohawk and Tuscarora poet from Six Nations of the Grand River. Her work focuses on her experiences as an Indigenous women in the world and is often a rallying cry for change. She has written six collections of poetry, beginning with Splitting the Heart, a vital and passionate debut. Her 2015 collection Totem Poles & Railroads told the story of Canada's contentious 500-year relationship with Indigenous nations. As Long as the Sun Shines is her most recent book.