Star Weiss Star Weiss is an author, educator, and journalist/photojournalist whose work has appeared in The Vancouver Sun, British Columbia Magazine, The Georgia Straight, Harrowsmith and numerous other publications.

In 2007, she co-hosted and co-produced the CBC Radio One special Healing the Heart, a two-hour program which focussed on the places we go to and the music we listen to when we need to heal, and which has been nominated for two North American media awards.

Her new book Havens in a Hectic World: Finding Sacred Places is the culmination of her evolving spiritual beliefs and her lifelong interests in the outdoors and multiculturalism.

Star is also an experienced journalism instructor and former program manager of the Written Image journalism/photojournalism program at Western Academy of Photography, Victoria, BC.