Writing acknowledgements is like delivering an awards speech. At any second, the band will strike up and I’ll be ushered offstage—or, in this case, offpage. I have so many more people to thank than I can fit here, but know that you are all dear to my heart.
To my agent, Jeff Kleinman, who saw what I could do before I had any idea myself. Thank you for believing in me and in DIY MFA.
To my editor, Rachel Randall, who helped me tame “The Beast” and corral my ideas into something amazing. To Phil Sexton, for sharing my vision of what this book could be. To the Writer’s Digest team—especially Chelsea Henshey, Alexis Estoye, Kim Catanzarite, and Debbie Thomas—thank you for making this book impeccable and gorgeous.
To my powerhouse ...