Sparkles by Ashlee: faith, funny, + fulfilling dreams

Welcome to Sparkles by Ashlee, a Christian lifestyle blog over faith, funny, and fulfilling dreams. I'm Ashlee Staerk, and I'm a teenager in love with Jesus and writing stories for His glory in Iowa. Grab your fave drink (I'll take a Dr. Pepper), and peruse my blog, where I document what God is teaching me, encouragement He lays on my heart, the good and the bad in life (always keeping it real), and my journey of trusting God with my dreams!

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Writing is truly my passion, and I'm so thankful I get the ability to do it and share the hope through Jesus along the way. I don't have much writing out yet, but believe me, I am working hard, and I trust God with His plan!


I've just finished my very first novel after starting and stopping a million of them. Get the latest details on my entire writing journey so far along with updates on that current book here: