About Me


I am a freelance magazine writer and a contributing editor at Boston magazine.  I write features for publications such as Bloomberg Businessweek, ESPN, New York, Newsweek, Politico Magazine, Columbia Journalism ReviewNational Journal, Salon, Washington Monthly, Washington City Paper, and Elle. I am a graduate of Brown University. Prior to freelancing I was a staff writer at Philadelphia magazine and contributing writer at National Journal magazine. Before that I was on staff at The New Republic magazine. I’ve recently been nominated for several awards by the City & Regional Magazine Association.

Twitter: @svzwood. Email: svzwood at gmail dot com.