Michael Hudson has been writing bell-clear copy and engaging headlines at Red Dot Communications (www.reddotcommunications.com) since 1998. Prior to his relocation from Manhattan in 1984, Michael was with literary agency Curtis Brown, Ltd. and the Bob Waters Agency, a theatrical agency, where he specialized in commercial talent. He also spent a short while in radio, in Boston. Between 1984 and 1998, Michael was a freelance copywriter as well as Creative Director and copywriter at Kimball Hill Advertising. He lives in Putney, Vermont, with his wife, Kate, his Cairn terrier, Jack, and his Plott hound, Lucy. His son, Eoin, and daughter, Meg, are both away at college, as is most of his money.