Erica received her Bachelor's Degree in English with a creative writing concentration from San Francisco State University and her Master's Degree in Theatre from San Diego State University. During graduate school, Erica gained experience in a variety of writing formats including MLA and academic writing as well as press releases, study guides, actor packets, program notes, posters, social media, website content, and other marketing and informational materials from her dramaturgy jobs in theatre. She is fond of the magical realism genre in creative writing and has written poetry, short stories, and two novels.
Currently, Erica works part-time as a product photographer and vitamin clerk in the natural health and beauty department which includes customer service and familiarity with healthy lifestyle options, herbal healing, and alternative medicine. Erica is self-taught in programs such as Microsoft Office Suite, HTML, CSS, Wordpress, and Photoshop. Her hobbies, which she is always eager to explore through writing, include traveling, camping, videogames and tea. She believes that improving her general knowledge will strengthen her understanding of the world which will allow her to expand her styles and subjects in writing.