Goodbye Kiem; hello Hitchcock

With this issue, the Hook bids adieu to Words editor Elizabeth Kiem, who is moving to New York to take up residence at the center of the publishing universe. Longtime Central Virginia writer Susan Tyler Hitchcock steps into place with this week's column on page 37. (These two would get a bigger write-up, but after quietly promising an orderly transfer of power, they abruptly made the switch two weeks early.) –editor