I'm currently working on a new novel - want to hear the latest chapters as they unfold? Join me on Ko-fi! Ashlee Sturme (Ngati Awa, Te Arawa, Tuwharetoa) is an experienced non-fiction writer but her heart lies in fiction. Her dream is to make a career out of crafting words while raising her whanau in the beautiful Bay of Plenty. Ashlee is a wife and mama, a certified health coach, a volunteer and holds several writing qualifications.