I am so honored and flattered to have been profiled by Ms. Charissa Lauren for the “I’m Loving Me Project!” You can read the full interview, here! Continue reading Ashley Featured on the “I’m Loving Me Project” Website
Thank you to New Reader Magazine for selecting me as the Featured Author for Volume 1, Issue 4. 📚 Check it out on pages 6-7. (Note: I gave this interview months ago and I thank God that I now love my new job & all my coworkers; I luckily don’t have to deal with those “horrible bosses” anymore! 😉) 🔗 https://www.newreadermagazine.com/download/nrm-issue-4. 📸 : @mattshuck 2012. *NOTE: The photo is … Continue reading New Reader Magazine Chooses Ashley As Featured Author
The other day, I had the privilege to be on a nationwide conference call with actor Steve Carell and Values Partnerships discussing the film Beautiful Boy, and the memoirs Beautiful Boy and Tweak. We also discussed the stigma of addiction in the United States. My latest upper-YA fiction novel is in this realm. And as a patient advocate who has worked with chronic pain patients … Continue reading Conference Call with Steve Carell
Recently, Trib Live website featured an article about my husband Mike and me. Please follow the link to read the article — and a big thank you to the Trib for sharing our story. Read Now: “South Fayette Natives Ashley and Michael Shuck Seek to Help Others” Continue reading Trib Live Features Article on Ashley and Mike Shuck
The time has come: Sick Idiot has arrived! You can now order my funny-yet-inspiring nonfiction health memoir, Sick Idiot, in paperback! Chapter titles include: “That Time I Cried On The Pitcher’s Mound and Saw My Grandma’s Doctor” “That Time I Was a Cheerleader … With Arthritis … On A Hit-List” “That Time I Had a Beef With Gluten and a Nun” “That Time I Met … Continue reading Get My Book Sick Idiot: On Sale Now!
My books are *thisclose* to being published! The first is a fiction novel called To Exist. To Exist is a post-apocalyptic journey as seen through a hunted woman’s eyes. Her downfall and her saving grace are wrapped up in one another during this dark, twisty, and deeply-introspective tale. Prepare for some plot twists and some funny streams of consciousness as Shelby takes you on her journey as … Continue reading Book Updates: To Exist and Sick Idiot
I’ve got a few new blog posts and articles up on the following sits. Click the links below to be taken directly to my pieces, bypassing the home pages! The Arthritis Ashley Blog (Limping through Disney, Faith through Chaos, etc.) Healthline.com (Lots of great new RA research!) Moves (Moves has launched in beta! Check out my 3 health, wellness, and fitness articles so far!) Glitzburgh … Continue reading Writing Update: Articles, Blogs, and Books
I’ve done it – I’ve successfully written a (pretty good!) novel in a month. I wrote 50,308 words in 23 days, to be exact, and I couldn’t be prouder! I can’t wait to eventually publish it, but, for now, there is a lot of proofreading and editing to be done. Congrats to my fellow NaNoWriMo winners, and thank you to everyone for your support. Continue reading NaNoWriMo
If you love dogs, or have a touching story about a dog, consider submitting it to the new Rocket Science Productions, LLC, dog book project. Whether you’re a professional writer or can barely put together a sentence, we want to hear your true dog stories! Is your dog a total clown? Have a funny story to share? Or, is your dog a hero? Have they … Continue reading Love Dogs? Want to Be a Published Author?