Linda Donovan is a writer, grief-support advocate, and marketing consultant. She has been leading grief groups for Hospice of Santa Cruz County for more than ten years, where she has helped many people cope with loss and move forward with their lives. Linda became involved with her local hospice after experiencing how the hospice team had provided so much assistance to her family at a critical time.
In addition to her work with grief support, Linda has been a professional writer for more than 30 years. Her work has appeared in books, blogs, magazines, newspapers, and other publications. She won a 2014 Writer’s Digest award for a digital version of a self-help book that she coauthored, Tech Grief: Survive and Thrive Through Career Losses.