Home page 20th Anniversary Celebrations Join us for the second installment of our CHAPTERS Reading Series on April 20th at the New-York Historical Society, featuring special guest Kayleen Schaefer! APPLICATIONS ARE OPEN Apply to be a Girls Write Now Mentor or Mentee for the 2018-19 program year. Meet your match and join our community.Girls Write Now is partnering with fine jewelry brand, M. Monroe. Unbeknownst to many, Marilyn Monroe was an avid reader and writer, frequently penning poems and musings. GIRLS WRITE NOW IS TURNING 20! WHAT’S NEXT? Girls Write Now is celebrating its 20th anniversary! What’s next? We are strengthening our commitment to the next generation of women writers and we want you to be a part of the plan.CHAMPION YOUNG WRITERSOur champions: Zadie Smith, Ilana Glazer, Roxane Gay, Gloria Steinem, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, and 20 years of dedicated mentors and authorsHIGHLIGHTS FROM THE FIFTH ANNUAL GIRLS WRITE NOW AWARDS We honored Zadie Smith, Sophia Amoruso, Ilana Glazer, Melissa Harris-Perry, Abbi Jacobson, and Teen Vogue's Elaine Welteroth emceed with mentee Daleelah Saleh.