Kenneth Steven's poetry provides a deep pool of inspiration for anyone who is concerned for the welfare of the natural environment. The pieces in this collection comprise the best-loved of his internationally appreciated wildlife and landscape poems. Visual poet John Busby complements the text with a series of atmospheric and emotive illustrations. At the 2006 Sony Radio Academy Awards, the UK's most prestigious radio accolades, Kenneth won the Gold Award for Radio Features for his BBC Radio 4 programme, A Requiem for St Kilda's.
Kenneth Steven lives in Dunkeld in Perthshire and is one of the UK's most popular poets. He is also a highly successful broadcaster, featuring regularly on national radio. His BBC Radio 4 documentary on the island of St Kilda won him a prestigious Sony Award.