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Girl on a Mission

Bestselling Author Turns Her Personal Story Of Tragedy Into A Source Of Strength

Bestselling Author Turns Her Personal Story Of Tragedy Into A Source Of Strength

At the age of three, Kelly Snider was rescued from a house fire that claimed the lives of her young parents, leaving her orphaned and without any of the people, […]

Interviews

30 Years Of Muslim-American History Recounted Through The Collective Memory Of A Community In ‘AN ACT OF WORSHIP’

30 Years Of Muslim-American History Recounted Through The Collective Memory Of A Community In ‘AN ACT OF WORSHIP’

Storytelling is a medium that privileges the storyteller. The person writing the script, directing the action, choosing the footage, and making executive decisions about what we as audiences see and […]

Causes

Timely Kickstarter Raising Funds For Short Film About 3 Women Sharing Later Abortion Stories

Timely Kickstarter Raising Funds For Short Film About 3 Women Sharing Later Abortion Stories

Do you remember what you were doing on June 24, 2022? That was the day the US Supreme court overturned Roe v Wade, sending the country back 50 years before […]

Contributors

Writing about Resilient Chinese Women In My New Novel “Tomorrow in Shanghai”

Writing about Resilient Chinese Women In My New Novel “Tomorrow in Shanghai”

By May-Lee Chai A friend of mine complained to me once about the hierarchy of accents in the big tech companies where she has worked. “They like all kinds of […]

Creativity

New Exhibit “True Stories” Features 30+ Artists Sharing Their Perspective On The World Through Storytelling

New Exhibit “True Stories” Features 30+ Artists Sharing Their Perspective On The World Through Storytelling

Our friends at The Untitled Space contemporary gallery in NYC are currently exhibiting a new group collection of works titled ‘True Stories’ featuring the work of over 30 artists whose […]

Interviews

Replaced By A Man At Snapchat, Tech Pioneer Launched Her Own Storytelling App For Womxn

Replaced By A Man At Snapchat, Tech Pioneer Launched Her Own Storytelling App For Womxn

Imagine being headhunted to work at a new social media platform when you are barely finishing college, and become an integral part in taking this platform from a scrappy startup […]

Girl on a Mission

Actress & Producer Patricia McKenzie Using Storytelling To Change Hearts And Minds In Hollywood

Actress & Producer Patricia McKenzie Using Storytelling To Change Hearts And Minds In Hollywood

By Dana Corddry “Many stories matter. Stories have been used to dispossess and to malign. But stories can also be used to empower, and to humanize. Stories can break the […]

Contributors, Working Women

Why Great Marketing Should Start With Storytelling, Not Selling

Why Great Marketing Should Start With Storytelling, Not Selling

By Martha Mae for Girls In Marketing The essence of great marketing is great storytelling. We want to be able to create a plotted, functioning story so we can find […]

Creativity

Pakistani Illustrator Channels Her Passion For Social Change & Storytelling Through Art

Pakistani Illustrator Channels Her Passion For Social Change & Storytelling Through Art

We say it often and we’ll say it again: art is one of the most powerful forms of resistance today, and always has been throughout history. It has a way […]

Interviews

Award-Winning Bolivian Filmmaker Violeta Ayala Using Storytelling As A Weapon Of Truth

Award-Winning Bolivian Filmmaker Violeta Ayala Using Storytelling As A Weapon Of Truth

In an age of #resistance in the era of Trump and his cries of “fake news”, filmmakers, artists, storytellers and creatives have become a powerful vehicle for truth. However, these […]