Comedian and bestselling author Laurie Kilmartin presents a hilarious guide to coping with death and grief without losing your mind. In the page of this honest and tongue-in-cheek book, you'll find such topics as: The First Time You Tell a Tele-Marketer, "She Can't Come to the Phone Right Now Because She is Dead." The Real Obit: He Died at Home, Surrounded by People Who Were on Their iPhones. Bad News: Grief is not a Calorie Burner. Dear Silicon Valley, Could One of You F*cking Nerds Develop a Cure for Cancer Instead of Another Stupid App?
Laurie Kilmartin is an Emmy-nominated writer for CONAN and the co-host of podcast The Jackie and Laurie Show. Her hour-long special, 45 Jokes About My Dead Dad, was named one of the Best Comedy Specials of 206 by Decider, Paste, and Vulture. As a stand-up comedian, she has appeared on CONAN, Last Comic Standing, Jimmy Kimmel Live, and Comedy Central.