Judy Askew

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General Information

Name: Judy Askew

Pen Name: None

Born: October 7, 1938 in Madisonville, Kentucky

Website: N/A

Email: daskew5@verizon.net

Illinois Connection

Judy Askew lives in Brookport, a city in Massac County, Illinois.

Biographical and Professional Information

Askew of Brookport, Illinois is the author of Service With a Smile and Sometimes Even a Laugh, a collection of columns she wrote over the past 20 years as Assistant Editor of Backchannels, a Washington D.C. magazine for Army wives, and later as society editor for the Metropolis Planet newspaper. Fans of the late columnist Erma Bombeck will enjoy Judy's writing style and wonderfully humorous stories of life in and out of the military.

Published Works

  • Service With a Smile & Sometimes Even a Laugh, McClanhan Publishers, 2002

Titles for Purchase and at Your Library

Literary Awards


Speaking Engagements and Upcoming Appearances

Speaking Engagement Availability: (Yes)

Contact Author: 618-564-2943

External Links

Judy Askew on WorldCat

Judy Askew on Amazon


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