Jasmine Stein was born and raised in the suburbs of Detroit, Michigan. She went to Purdue University to study journalism and creative writing. During college, she also spent time in Cairo Egypt studying Middle Eastern culture and creative writing. She now lives in Brooklyn pursuing her writing career. She has recently been published in Short and Sweet NYC, Brooklyn Exposed, Rolling Stone Tumblr and is working on her first novel entitled “Kissing In Cairo.” She has worked in marketing at Vogue Magazine and is currently the integrated Marketing Manager at AFAR Media.