Monday, January 04, 2010
Obit writer featured in California paper, blog
Society of Professional Obituary Writers (SPOW) member Lisa Kimble is the subject of a feature titled "Liven up your obituary with a little help" in the Jan. 3, 2010, edition of the Bakersfield Californian.
Dianne Hardesty, who wrote the piece, also has posted a version of it on her own blog under the heading "Journalist's Niche -- Six Feet Under."
SPOW, its website, its upcoming convention and legendary obit writer Jim Nicholson are mentioned in the article.
Nicholson will be a featured speaker at the convention, which will be held April 22-24, 2010, in Philadelphia.
Watch for convention updates on the Obituary Forum and on the SPOW website.