Writing about Philadelphia

If you want someone to write about Philadelphia, call Susan.

  • She recently added a second profession as a tour guide for the Philadelphia area. 
  • She profiled Meryl Levitz, dynamic head of visitphilly.com, for the Jewish Exponent.
  • She served Philadelphia as a municipal guide. Job description: “Meet and greet visiting dignitaries.”
  • She volunteered at the information desk at the Reading Terminal Market.
  • She writes about PhiladelphiaShe edited 2 editions of Off the Beaten Path: Pennsylvania.
  • She knows that all Philadelphia zip codes – and only Philadelphia zip codes – begin with 191.
  • She can spell, pronounce and drive to Manayunk, Passyunk and Conshohocken.
  • She know where to hold a wedding (Knowlton Mansion), buy 100 inexpensive sticks of incense (Chung May food market) and get a good shoeshine (in the Reading Terminal Market).