Ashley is a writer from Melbourne, Australia. His stories have appeared in Chiron Review, The Stockholm Review of Literature, The Honest Ulsterman, Tincture Journal, Award Winning Australian Writing, and elsewhere. His work has been longlisted for the Commonwealth Short Story Prize and Galley Beggar Press Short Story Prize. He holds an MA in Creative Writing from Bath Spa University and was a 2019 fellow at the Katharine Susannah Prichard Writers’ Centre. He is working on his first novel.