Donald Murray, a long-time columnist and writing coach, died on Saturday, December 30, at the age of 82. For two decades, Donald Murray wrote the Globe's"Over 60" column, which was renamed "Now and Then" in 2001. As a writing coach, Mr. Murray was revered as he brought his plainspoken message to classrooms and newsrooms.

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