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  • FAB UP YOUR LIFE: Parties

    How to throw the most incredible BHM poetry slam

    Black History Month is an awesome time to learn about Black icons in American history, but sometimes it can feel a little bit too much like, well, a history lesson. But Black history is anything but boring, and it's about...

  • Red Petals - An original short story

    Hello, lovelies! Embrace spring with a flower-fabulous piece of short fiction from GL reader Sabrina B., 17. Don't forget to tell us what you think in the comments! Red Petals The wind whipped through the trees, carrying a breeze which sifted...

  • 10 story starters to get ya goin'

    Today is Tell A Story Day. So, why don’t ya? We’ve got 10 story prompts to get you started. Pick one or two or all ten and get writing. When you’re finished, send your story (or poem) or youwroteit@girlslife.com. You just might...

  • Hide and Seek - An original short story

    Hey babes! Here's a cute short story written by GL reader Leah C., age 11. Take a look and tell us what ya think in the comments! Hide and Seek Normally Rebekah and I change for basketball at five-fifteen, but...

  • Fading – An original short story

    Hey chicas! We love how honest this original short story written by a GL reader about drifting apart from your best friend is. Check it out and tell us what you think in the comments! “Fading” by Adrianna C. I stare at...

  • And the winner of GL's first-ever Fab Fiction Contest is...

    In our August/September issue, we announced our first-ever Fab Fiction Contest. A slew of you entered and we read and re-read every single story we were sent. GL editors and interns picked their top-15 and finally, their top-3 short stories. And then celeb...