Writer, editor, and journalist Faiyaz Kara has authored numerous articles, features and pieces for respected publications over the past 25 years. He started off as a writer for a Toronto-based magazine focusing on multicultural issues before authoring an essay on Andy Warhol for a book published by Greenwood Press. He went on to work for the Toronto Star before moving to Florida in 1999 to head up an online arts and entertainment website. He's worked for major publishing houses Houghton Mifflin Harcourt and Our Sunday Visitor and has been the food critic for the Orlando Weekly since 2006.
Since June 2006, Faiyaz Kara has written reviews and food-related pieces for Orlando's award-winning alternative media company. The Orlando Weekly has been the source for alternative news, opinion, events and culture for more than 25 years.