Ashley resides in Vallejo, CA. with the love of her life Rickey. She has 3 adult children Tyrone, Qiana & Da'Vonne & 7 grandchildren. This is her first novel. She attended Nyack High School in Nyack, N.Y. & Merritt College in Oakland, CA. She is employed at Alta Bates Summit Medical Center in Oakland, where she has been a Dietary Aide for 21 years. She has completed her second novel and is currently working on her thrid.