This is the story of Alani, an abused girl who is taken away from her mother by Child Protective Services and finds herself in a “living hell.” To get by, she lies.
Hi! My name is Tori Phelps. I am a junior in high school. This is my second year in Girls Write Now. I like to play the violin, play basketball, sing, and write fictional stories and plays.
This essay is inspired by an essay prompt by an organization that I am in. With the help of my mom and Laura I was greatly inspired by all of the African American women that have made history.