Erica Garza is a staff writer at the feminist magazine Luna Luna. Her essays have been published by Salon, Substance, HelloGiggles and numerous literary journals and magazines. She has contributed food reviews for the publications Maui Now and Brooklyn Exposed and worked as a copywriter for a digital marketing agency in Manhattan.
In 2010, she earned her MFA in Creative Nonfiction at Columbia University and is now finishing her first book, a memoir about obsession called Hairywoman. Erica has spent most of her adult life traveling and living abroad in such places as Florence, London, Berlin, Paris, Barcelona, Bali, Koh Samui, Chennai and the impossibly beautiful island of Maui. She now resides in Los Angeles, California with her husband, the writer and musician Willow Neilson.