At Girls Write Now, we break down the barriers of gender, race, age and poverty to mentor the next generation of writers and leaders. Together, our community channels the power of our voices and stories to shape culture, impact industries and inspire change.
Speak Up, Speak Out: Stories About Bodily Autonomy
In this piece, I stumble across the wonders of natural hair and after, try…
This is a poem about Monica Lewinsky. I wrote this piece to reshape the…
There are many stigmas surrounding body image and beauty standards to the point where…
During the last days of summer vacation, I was watching the television show Teen…
Let’s Create Together
We are a diverse, multi-generational, passionate community of writers, creatives, leaders, artists and activists who all share a love of stories. Our programs are interwoven with wellness- and activist-minded curricula and offer endless opportunities for friendship, networking and professional development support.
December 9 – 6:00 pm – 7:15 pm ET
If you've ever been interested in the book publishing world or simply love books, Kate Gavino's graphic novel, A Career in Books, gives you an insider look into how turning your passion into a career –whether as a writer, an editor, or a bookworm– comes with complicated baggage. Kate Gavino will discuss how her own…
December 10 – 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm ET
In this workshop, we'll learn the art of interviewing writers about their writing. Wondering what kinds of questions make for a great interview? Unsure how to bring something special to your interview with an author? We've got you – join us for all the best tips and tricks!
December 14 – 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm ET
Aligned with the upcoming opening of Super Nintendo World at Universal Studios, this workshop will provide Mentees and NBCU employees, “Mentors of the Day,” with a space to escape end-of-year school and work worries, de-stress, and celebrate themselves as the true achievers they are—while designing their own theme park! Join NBCU for the chance to…
December 17 – 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm ET
Join Girls Write Now for a Writing Works Deep Dive on Interviews and Thank You Emails! Led by Girls Write Now Fellow Sally Familia, attendees will be guided through the art of the interview, where we will provide tips and tricks that can be used for in-person and virtual interviews and identify best practices for…
Create Write Now with Women & Gender-expansive Teaching Artists
Learn how to break down simple conversations into dazzling narrative stories with Amistad’s Abby West and Podcast Host Rebecca Carroll.
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