November 5, 2014A smorgasbord of hard-earned defeat, emotional turmoil, fireworks and masquerade.
November 12, 2014Life is kind of an obstacle course right now.
November 19, 2014Shaking off our autumnal ennui.
November 26, 2014A wintry mix of grief, anticipation, and weather-based confusion.
Growing Together ApartI feel like little bits of my heart are scattered everywhere she goes.
Balloon LagoonOut on the town with my people.
In Good CompanyWanna come over?
Imaginary FriendsIn my brain, my pals are diamonds, doves, glitter, and flowers.
Dress Up in YouMy muse, my mirror, my mate.
Daydream BelieversMoments of beauty found in bathrooms, buses, and rooftops.
Private PropertiesThe backdrops of all this month's secret worlds.
Cold OutsideLast year, I was the new kid. Now I have Sam.
The Rookie Gift Guide: Computer LovePresents for the wonderful cyborgs in your life.
Oh, What a Perfect DayI'm glad I spent it with you.
Dressed for Thrills, 2014LOOK at how INCREDIBLE you all look in your Halloween costumes!
Friends: A TaxonomyNo one can be all things to all people. But some people can be important things for us.
Where Are They Now?Letters I haven't sent to long-lost friends. Words by Joe, illustrations by Leanna.
Slumber Party Games: A TaxonomySix sleepover rituals, explained.
The Rookie Gift Guide: General StoresFor the people who make you scream, "Whaaaaat should I geeeeeet theeem???"
High 5: Hayley WilliamsThings that brighten the Paramore singer's day.
The Rookie Gift Guide: Crafts ’n' SuchDIY presents, because some of the best ones are homemade.
Too Close for ComfortI hated being "Ashley's friend" instead of who I am on my own.
Got Your BackHow to be an ally without being all self-congratulatory about it.
How to Lose Your Best FriendBFF breakups are hard, but you'll find a way to keep on jamming.
Not a DoctorI treated B. like my therapist instead of my friend.
In Real LifeOnline friendships can be just as meaningful as face-to-face ones.
The DetourI turned on her when we needed each other most.
Literally the Best Thing Ever: Lucy and EthelThey revolutionized best friendship, on- and offscreen.
Everyone's a StarMovies and TV shows about sharing the spotlight.
Literally the Best Thing Ever: Grey GardensI'm just Edith Beale III now, if that's cool with everyone?
DIY Abstract Expressionist ManicureA Jackson Pollock–worthy nail art DIY.
Learning the Face-ics: Drugstore Cowgirl EditionFine on a dime (or, OK, a bunch of dimes—but still, inexpensively).
Lip ServiceWE GOT BALM REVIEWS FOR DAYS.
The Rookie Gift Guide: Things of BeautyLittle packages of gorgeosity to delight your friends and loved ones!
Friday Playlist: Hanging Out With Angela Chase and Rayanne GraffIt seems like if we don’t listen to this mix, we might die or something.
Sunday Video: TownieThe premiere of a shimmery music video for a song by Mitski.
EKKAH: Last Chance to DanceBest friends make the best music together.
Stick With MeMusic that makes us feel like we've got a friend.
Friday Playlist: Slumber PartyLet the rest of the world fade away.
Deerhoof: Paradise GirlsA video premiere, plus a mini-interview with Satomi Matsuzaki.
Friday Playlist: Arm in ArmWherever you go, I go.
Friday Playlist: Where My Girls At?Empowerment jams by R&B girl groups.
Friends, With BenefitsA guide to crushing on your pals.
Flying SoloLet's talk about aromanticism.
The Girls Want to Be With the GirlsSome notes on bisexuality.
How to Be Friends With Your ExSecrets to "success."
(Maybe) More Than Just FriendsA crush on a close pal isn't the end of the world!
What's Mine Is YoursBorrow the style of these onscreen BFFs.
DIY Cotton Candy ManicureOne sweet paint job.
The Rookie Gift Guide: Wild StyleGive your pals the gift of HIGH FASHION (aka hot dog sunglasses).
Saturday Links: Anita Sarkeesian Slays EditionBeyoncé dressed as Janet Jackson, goth Portlandia, and the many other wonders of this week.
Editor's LetterNovember 2014: A World of Our Own
Why Can't I Be You: Honey PowerAn interview with an art collective that's about camaraderie over competition.
Saturday Links: Wes Anderson World EditionPlus a baby otter, a new Lorde video, and jubilant news about emojis of color. Yow!
Saturday Links: Starry Night EditionWomen's history, Lorde covering Jeremih, witch house, and other A+ topics.
Up to CodeSecret symbols and words helped us build private worlds.
Saturday Links: Stanning for One Direction EditionPlus deep-sea creatures, protests in Mexico, Leslie Feinberg, and the BEST interview with...Drake's vocal coach?
Saturday Links: Black Lives Matter EditionThoughts on Ferguson and the rest of the world.