Welcome to Stories by Girls Write Now!
For more than two decades, we’ve been a proud community of diverse, multigenerational writers and creators. We know the power of their stories to connect, challenge and transform.
Now, we are also a destination. Our collection of hundreds of multimedia stories—growing every day—will warm your heart, give you chills, inspire action and resonate on a soul-deep level in a way that helps you feel less alone. That’s our great hope, and this is only the beginning.
Featured Community Stories
The Book of Extinct Creatures is a collection of mixed-media work for children. Through animals past and present, young readers will learn about important topics such as climate change and evolution.
More than 4.6 million refugees have fled Ukraine with the onslaught of Putin’s brutal invasion. More than 70 years ago, my Dido (Grandfather) Osyp, Babtsia (Grandmother) Maria, and Teta (Aunt) Helen escaped Ukraine too, thanks…By Vera Sirota
Submit Your Work
Currently enrolled mentors and mentees, program alum, teaching artists and community members are all invited to share their original multimedia work on our new publishing platform!
My Simple Realization: An Essay Contest & Story Collection
14 Girls Write Now mentees share mini- and mega-moments of clarity in these personal essays. This contest was produced in partnership with Dotdash Meredith and the team at Real Simple as part of the SeeHer Initiative.