Ashley Simpo Ashley Simpo (she/her) is a Brooklyn-based writer, content strategist and author of A Kid's Book About Divorce. Her bylines include Huffington Post, Essence, Mother Tongue, and Zora, and she has been a featured guest on podcasts about co-parenting and self-development. You can follow her musings about parenting and more on her socials. About Parents Parents, a Dotdash Meredith Brand, is an award-winning online resource for trustworthy, empathetic, and supportive information and inspiration for your families. We reach 9 million readers a month. Our content is written by experienced journalists, fact checked, and reviewed by our Expert Review Board for accuracy. Learn more about us and our editorial guidelines.