Author. Writer. Content Queen.

about me

For me, to write is to breathe.

Words have power.
Power to build and power to destroy.
I use my words to inspire.

I have been writing for much of my life. I am the author of two five-star rated children’s books and I work as a content writer during the day. I love to edit and empower aspiring authors.

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This is what I do

Content Strategy

Content is king, but are you putting words to work for you? There’s a method to the madness of content. Let me help it make sense for you.

Content Editing

For years I’ve worked with new authors to edit books in preparation for publication. I enjoy helping writers fine-tune their message whether it is an essay, a manuscript, or an email.

Speaking Engagements

Author talks. Self-love speeches. Standing up for literacy. Encouraging others to tell stories. Writing workshops. I’m here for all of it.

my books

Inspirational illustrated picture books for children

Girl, You Are Magic!

The first book by Ashley Aya Ferguson. This inspirational illustrated poem was inspired by a conversation with Ferguson’s daughter about confidence and how the things that others say impact us. It is her hope that this book will remind girls and young women just how magical they are.

Boy, You Are Brilliant!

An inspirational illustrated poem for young men and the second book by Ashley Aya Ferguson. This book serves as a vehicle to deliver positive affirmations to boys and to reinforce messages about empathy, being kind and knowing that it is okay to ask for help.

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Latest blog posts and news by Ashley Aya Ferguson


The bartender, he studies rocks… To me, rocks are broken ground and being grounded is home. I want to sprawl, I want to wail, I want to know there is ground under me. But I must tidy the ground under me, I must finish my work, I must ensure the ones I care for are […]

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