A: I have collaborated with other
authors in the past, but this is the first time I've collaborated with a
scientist. We respected each other's suggestions and contributions and created
a wonderful result out of Art + Science.
A: What made this project was the
amazing enthusiastic collaboration that came from four people, myself,
Charlotte, Carla the illustrator and David the publisher. We communicated and
collaborated from the beginning to the end, we were involved in every aspect. Also,
I learnt a lot about what goes on under the sea!
A: We named her Lulu because the name means “precious”, “peaceful”, “protected”, and “calm”.
A: I love the feeling of sparking
a child's imagination, that my words and story bring them joy and how my gift
can inspire new worlds to open up — to take them away on a journey even if it's
only for a few minutes.
A: My most important contribution to the world are my resources on Autism. I have over 30 resources published internationally on the topic and they have assisted people all over the world including Autistic persons, their families, and educators.