Flip through pages of Lynda Barry’s new comics collection.
About questions that plague many of us, including: “What should I do with my face while I walk down the hallway alone at school?”
The embarrassing moments that continue to haunt us.
And into the real world around you!
I found something that made me feel less socially anxious: empathy.
Advanced-level techniques for being a person.
How to get over long-lasting embarrassment.
How to deal with life’s more uncomfortable social interactions.
Everyone needs a break.
October's theme is SPIRIT. For details on how to send us your work, please read our Submit page. ✴
Rookie is an online magazine and book series for teenagers. Each month, a different editorial theme drives the writing, photography, and artwork that we publish. Learn more about us here, and find out how to submit your work here!