Michael Boodro, editor in chief of Martha Stewart Living
, has left; Gael Towey, the magazine's founding art director and chief creative officer, will fill in until a permanent editor is named,
. Previously, Boodro worked at Culture & Travel
. Martha Stewart Living
's single-copy sales declined 16.5% in the second half of 2008. Total paid circ was flat
at 2.03 million for the second half of 2008, per the Audit Bureau of Circulations' Rapid Report.