Holding fast to dreams.
Good news from Caitlin: “I finalised my university choice!”
With each word I say, every step I take, I am crumbling. Read More »
I don’t know how I went so long without writing poetry. Read More »
My thoughts besiege me at night. Read More »
I love the artwork for this post!
Ruby, speaking as someone who’s been in a similar position…I swear, things DO get better. Nothing lasts forever, and this crumbling feeling will not last forever. I send you hugs from afar and hope these words help in a small way
It’s so incredible and heartbreaking to read Marah’s posts.
Congrats Caitlin! I love that piece of art <3
Ruby, you wrote how I felt 4 days ago I just wanted to say thanks for putting it into words. I can’t say I’ve shaken it off myself yet or how long it will take to feel my own girl again but reading this entry helped. Your writing is strong and you will feel strong again, I know it.
Hi, Rookies! If you’ve made anything—writing, photos, video, comix, etc.—you think might be right for us, please send it to us here. As always, thank you! ♥
Don’t go into the woods alone.
On getting over shyness and getting your music out there.
Books about doing things your way.
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This is so easy, it’s like harder NOT to do it.
A summer road trip diary from a reader.
Learning to control your power over others.