Jasmin Vizcaya Salgado is a Mexican American writer from Southern California. She has a bachelor of arts degree in English, and is working on her master’s degree in English with a concentration in composition and rhetoric. When she’s not writing romance novels, she’s doing research in critical feminist composition pedagogy. Her debut novel, The Mafia Saved Me, aims to bring awareness to human trafficking and violence against women. All while still providing readers with a toe-curling dark mafia romance.