I felt the swirling flakes of winter surround and embrace me,
Enfolding me within their soft, chilling shroud of silence and death,
As icily mesmeric as the cool, purring caress of a snow cat.
This blog is devoted to the poetry and other lyrical writings of Dr Karl Shuker - in particular his published volume of poetry, 'Star Steeds and Other Dreams' (CFZ Press: Bideford, 2009). Dr Karl Shuker is best known as a zoologist, cryptozoologist, and author of numerous non-fiction books and articles, but he is also a longstanding poet, as revealed and promoted by this blog.