Erica Gerald Mason

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Indiana University
Food, Pop Culture, Health & Wellness
  • Erica's obsession with pop culture borders on extreme.
  • She loves writing about everything from the perfect horchata to Blackpink's best song (it's Boombayah).
  • Hold the mayo. Always.


Erica Gerald Mason is a freelance pop culture and lifestyle writer whose words have appeared on,,, The Wall Street Journal,,, and more. She enjoys binge-watching, snacking, and does a happy dance when she can do both at the same time. Travel is one of Erica's passions, but she also enjoys coming home to her tenacious dogs, a German shorthaired pointer (Cora), a Munsterlander (Georgie), and a yorkipoo (Hero).


Erica navigates the world with curiosity, a sense of humor, and the willingness to be surprised.
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