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Mike Hughes Blogs Farewell

Mike Hughes Blogs Farewell

Knowing he was dying of lung cancer, Mike Hughes – the immensely talented and wonderfully decent head of The Martin Agency – began to blog his thoughts about life and death about a year ago. Hughes was the creative heart of the RIchmond VA-based agency, which he led to national prominence by inspiring quality creative for the likes of GEICO, UPS, Walmart, and the JFK Library. When Hughes passed away in mid-December, the blog – Unfinished Thinking – hosted a posthumous autobiographical obituary. He began: “After many unexplained delays, I have finally lived up to my prognosis and have at last departed this life. It’s been a life I've loved.” And he concluded: “One final thought. I hope each of you enjoys every minute of your life. You've all contributed so much to mine.” In between: thoughts on family, friends, work, fate. Hughes was honored with every award the advertising and design world has to bestow, least of which he was a GDUSA Person To Watch in 1989. READ >

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