Ashley Collins is mother to three grown children and currently lives in Connecticut. She graduated from Stanford University in 1987 with a BA in Anthropology. Her work has appeared online at Grown and Flown, Horse Network, the Roar Sessions, Mothers Always Write, and published in the anthologies "Nothing But The Truth So Help Me God: 73 Women on Transitions" and "Here In The Middle: Stories of Love, Loss, and Connection from the Ones Sandwiched Between." She currently writes a blog about her family and animals, and is working on a memoir about mothers, daughters, and horses. You can read more about her at and on social media at and

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