Phoebe Zerwick Title: Freelance writer Education: Columbia University, M.S., University of Chicago, B.S. Location: Winston-Salem, North Carolina Phoebe Zerwick is a writer, teacher, and editor with more than 30 years experience as a prize-winning investigative journalist and narrative writer. Phoebe's first book, Beyond Innocence; The Life Sentence of Darryl Hunt, was released on March 8, 2022. About Parents Parents, a Dotdash Meredith Brand, is an award-winning online resource for trustworthy, empathetic, and supportive information and inspiration for your families. We reach 9 million readers a month. Our content is written by experienced journalists, fact checked, and reviewed by our Expert Review Board for accuracy. Learn more about us and our editorial guidelines.