Jim Elferdink is co-author of AppleWorks 6: The Missing Manual and owns Macs for the Masses, a Macintosh consulting company in the redwoods of far Northern California. In former lifetimes a commercial photographer, farm owner, carpenter , and cabinetmaker; he currently balances writing, Mac consulting, and training with gourmet cooking, digital photography, and racing sports cars . College introduced him to the Mac Plus and to comely professor Joy Hardin. He bought one and married the other. They share a home in coastal Humboldt County with a staff of imaginary servants and a backlog of very real chores.
He invites the curious to scrutinize www.sunra.com/mac and welcomes courteous commentary on the book by email: firstname.lastname@example.org.