Tag Archives: Book Inspiration

Blue Sky

The stars in the Hawaiian night sky where we live are often spectacular. We reside in a rural setting down a rough and lonely road rarely traveled by others. A few years back we built a simple, low to the … Continue reading

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DUFFY TIME

Designing and illustrating children’s books takes longer than most people think. The process of creating my newest book, BLUE SKY, (Scholastic, Spring 20011) stretched into seven months of fun time. I used colored pencils on colorful pastel paper as the … Continue reading

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Audrey Saves a Goose

Over the years I have rescued, rehabilitated and released hundreds of wild, injured birds from Hummingbirds to Hawks.  At present I am helping an injured wild gander whose wing was sprained by an impact with a car.  There are bird … Continue reading

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Baby Shower Books

I recently went to a shower for a mother who was soon to have her child. There were about forty people there, many I didn’t know. In Hawaii, everyone is invited to big showers and they are fun. There is … Continue reading

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Audrey’s Message

I am often asked, do you write with a message in mind? Do you try to teach children about any particular subject or issue? The answer to that question is absolutely not. As an author of children’s literature, I have … Continue reading

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