Whit's enduring passion for children's books and creative writing persevered, even though the fear of failure held her ideas captive for an extended period. Inspired by her older son, she decided to breathe life into a concept she had conceived five years prior. Over time, characters evolved, and the language transformed, but after weeks of contemplation, Whit's determination materialized in the birth of Monte Monster, a delightful creation from her journey as a children's book author.