Chapter 1From the Porch to the Printed Page: A Reader's Guide to Understanding This Book
Dear Reader:Please don't skip this section!
Although it's really a preface, we've written it as a separate chapter. We thought that many of our readers might approach a new book the way we do -- by skipping the miscellaneous pages and jumping right into the good stuff! But the information in this brief section is too important to gloss over. It will help answer some of the questions you may have as you go along.
Over two years ago, we sat on a porch swing and shared our vision for this book. Our original ideas took...