Ashley Khatkhate lives in Los Angeles. She is a fiction and nonfiction writer. She previously worked as a journalist for the Indian Reporter and World News newspaper in Chicago, and as a Chicago Correspondent for India Today magazine (the international edition). Through her experience in journalism, she gained an appreciation for layout and editing. Currently she is completing an academic history book. Hobbies include traveling across the U.S. and abroad, but this gal is always willing to see new places and go on another adventure. In her spare time, Ashley enjoys the great outdoors of California and dining on the abundance of vegetarian food found here.