Judy McGovern

Words, ideas and distractions from an Ann Arbor-based writer


This is home base for news and information about my professional life, related – and a few unrelated – interests.

I’m happy to talk with folks interested in writing, editing and other projects, and to catch up with readers and friends who want to share a thought or connect.

Thanks for visiting.


Judy McGovern Writer-editor-journalist, gardener, baseball fan, known to tote cameras and drive convertibles.

Went digital when dinosaurs roamed the Earth and General Electric offered a service called GEnie.


What I'm following

What I'm following

washington-postIt's a challenge to stay on top of what's happening in news business.

After the chasing news about the news, I look for perspective.

Former Buffalo (N.Y.) News editor Margaret Sullivan's media column in the Washington Post delivers.

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Judy McGovern, Ann Arbor, Mich.