Ashley M.'s writing career began in 2005 when she began crafting product descriptions for a personally held e-commerce business. In 2008, she transitioned to creating full articles for various freelance clients. In 2009, her portfolio expanded to include regular contributions to Yahoo! Finance, omg!, Yahoo! News, and Yahoo! Shopping. Additional publishing credits include the Knot, eHow Money, USA Today, Livestrong, The Motley Fool and Chron.com.
From 2014-2016, Ashley worked full-time as the lead reporter for the Bastrop Daily Enterprise in Bastrop, La. The Enterprise publishes five times per week and also produces a weekly newspaper for Sterlington, La.
In February 2016, Ashley signed on as the Breaking News and Public Safety reporter for the daily publication The News-Star in Monroe, La.