Of all my books, I am proudest of and most enthusiastic about this one. Yet if it succeeds, it will be only because of the wise, caring, loving, critical, and generous input and support of many people.
First and foremost, I thank my readers, patients, clients, and customers, who entrusted me with their outer and inner hopes and fears and enabled me to pass on to you what I’ve learned from helping them.
I am also grateful to Bill Gladstone and Ming Russell, my supportive and steadfast agents at Waterside Productions, for their input and guidance and for hitting me upside the face when I gave in to a tendency to get in my own way. Many thanks are also due to Ellen Kadin, executive editor at my publisher, AMACOM Books, for having ...