Starhawk is the author of The Fifth Sacred Thing and twelve other books, including the prequel, Walking to Mercury, and sequel, City of Refuge. Starhawk is the author of the feminist spirituality classic The Spiral Dance: A Rebirth of the Ancient Religion of the Great Goddess, and The Empowerment Manual: A Guide for Collaborative Groups.
She has written, consulted and coproduced five feature documentaries for the National Film Board of Canada and her own company, Belili Productions. She directs Earth Activist Trainings, which offer training in permaculture and ecological design with a grounding in spirit and a focus on organizing for activists and inner city youth.
She is considered an elder in the direct activism, earth spirituality, and permaculture communities, and travels the world as a requested speaker.