Wishcraft: How to Get what You Really Want

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Ballantine Books, 2004 - Business & Economics - 246 pages
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Cindy Fox was a waitress. Now she’s a pilot. Peter Johnson was a truck driver. Now he’s a dairy farmer. Tina Forbes was a struggling artist. Now she’s a successful one. Alan Rizzo was an editor. Now he’s a bookstore owner.

What they have in common—and what you can share—are Barbara Sher’s effective strategies for making real changes in your life. This human, practical program puts your vague yearnings and dreams to work for you—with concrete results. You’ll learn how to

• Discover your strengths and skills
• Turn your fears and negative feelings into positive tools
• Diagram the path to your goal—and map out target dates for meeting it
• Chart your progress—day by day
• Create a support network of contacts and sources
• Use a buddy system to keep you on track

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Review: Wishcraft: How to Get What You Really Want

User Review  - Nicole McElhose - Goodreads

There must be some mistake. I mean, the fact that I read a self-help book is weird enough, but the fact that I enjoyed a self-help book--well, I think we must have stumbled into some kind of parallel ... Read full review

Review: Wishcraft: How to Get What You Really Want

User Review  - Janice Tham - Goodreads

This book was such an unexpected delight. I picked it up quite randomly at the library nearly a week ago while looking for another book. What's it about? It's about learning to dream again, dreaming ... Read full review

About the author (2004)

BARBARA SHER, M.A., O.T.R., conducts workshops for parents, teachers, therapists, and children around the world. She is the author of "Smart Play: 101 Fun, Easy Games that Enhance Intelligence" (Wiley), "Self-esteem Games: 300 Fun Activities That Make Children Feel Good about Themselves" (Wiley), and "Spirit Games: 300 Fun Activities That Bring Children Comfort and Joy" (Wiley).

Annie Gottlieb is a freelance writer specializing in psychology. She has contributed to many publications, including Mirabella, McCall's, and the New York Times Book Review and Op-Ed page. She is the author of Do You Believe In Magic?: Bringing the Sixties Back Home and coauthor of Wishcraft: How to Get What You Really Want.

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