Frank Boylan came to Canada from Ireland in the mid-1950s and spent many years working as an engineer before retiring about a decade ago. While much of his time was spent working in the scientific world, he could occasionally be found lost in the artful world of poetry, both enjoying the work of others and crafting some of his own.
Mary Manning is an illustrator who specializes in the children's book market. She enjoys creating fun, whimsical characters with a wide range of personalities. Mary works in watercolors, pen and ink, and digital, and she often uses a combination of all three in her work. She currently lives in Norman, Oklahoma.