Dear Diary: December 1, 2015Skipping school and schooling ourselves.
Dear Diary: December 2, 2015"Don't wage a war inside your head."
Dear Diary: December 3, 2015Thoughts on Beasts of No Nation, and living with ADHD.
Dear Diary: December 7, 2015Sometimes our wishes come true.
Dear Diary: December 8, 2015A visit to the E.R., Judge Judy, and bedroom dancing.
Dear Diary: December 9, 2015Struggling to stay motivated, and feeling jealous of our former selves.
Dear Diary: December 10, 2015In hopes of finding new homes.
Dear Diary: December 11, 2015A plan to leave Syria, and grieving at school.
Dear Diary: December 14, 2015Accepting depression, seeking therapy, falling out with friends, and UGH FINALS.
Dear Diary: December 15, 2015Getting better all the time.
Dear Diary: December 16, 2015DJ Khaled provides.
Dear Diary: December 17, 2015Dissociation, keeping the peace, and desperate for winter break.
Dear Diary: December 18, 2015Where is my mind?
Dear Diary: December 21, 2015There's no relief like end-of-semester relief.
Dear Diary: December 22, 2015Feeling unencumbered. Preparing to hibernate.
Everybody Has a StoryA zine by Rookie readers in Melbourne, Australia.
More Than Meets the EyeThe world as viewed through my personal filter.
What Is This Place?Illustrations of questions bouncing around my brain.
I Created Something BeautifulAn argument in favor of dressing up each day.
Everything Is IlluminatedBright like a neon light.
We Carry Our SadnessAnd we talk with our hands.
Lost in My BedroomThese four walls are my best friends.
No End in SightWe're unlimited, too.
Golden HoursMoments with the people who make me feel at home.
Inherent TruthWhat makes a self ideal?
Home Away From HomeI'm trying not to retreat.
Our WinterShadows get longer earlier.
Time Felt DifferentRecent events, through rose-colored glasses.
Vitamin CIt beats the cold.
Northern LightsChasing after neon skies.
Don't Need No One ElseDo you think Drake meant to write an empowerment song?
Strange New WorldsBoldly going where we've never gone before.
Inside Looking OutThe world can look so big but feel so small.
The Sun Always Finds UsAnd we're taking it all in.
December CollagesWhat Rookie readers created using Minna Gilligan's collage kit.
Creative Prompt: Record a DreamListen to what your brain is telling you at night.
HoroscopesDecember? You got this.
DIY Neon SignLight up your life without spending a fortune.
Saturday Printable: A December CalendarEven though time is just an ILLUSION.
Collage KitIt's your world to build.
Noone CaresAbout how to answer the question, "What are you doing with your life?"
Creative Prompt: Pick a WordYou only need one to spark a story.
High 5: Yara ShahidiA few of the Black-ish actor's favorite things.
Saturday Printable: Pop-Up Pals & DIY GarlandTurn your desk/locker/bookshelf into a winter wonderland.
Creative Prompt: Story ResolutionsSet some 2016 goals for your favorite fictional characters.
Saturday Printable: Greeting CardsFour ways to say, "Hey! Happy holidays!"
Stencil Your Own Wrapping PaperOr just trace all over the place.
Printable Gift Tags4 U and U and U.
Saturday Printable: Coloring PagesSPOILER ALERT: One includes an illustrated Harry Styles.
The Disconnect: Winter Break EditionFun stuff to do when you and the internet need some time apart.
New Year's Eve Survival KitTreats to help you say hello to 2016.
AlmostsHow do you forgive yourself for all the things you have not become?
Borrowed OpinionsLearning to form my own views.
Kid NationThe most controversial reality show ever taught me it's possible to build a better world.
This Week in TVMystery STILL abounds on Scream Queens and Empire.
This Week in TVScream Queens' season finale left our jaws on the FLOOR.
This Week in TVBrooklyn Nine-Nine has a crime-filled Christmas.
Friday Playlist: Nothing But TimeIt's on your side.
My Body Is a Tuning Fork: An Interview With Lizzo"Since I found out that I love myself, I love taking care of her, too."
Friday Playlist: Bubbling UpToo fresh, and too strong.
How to Overcome Post-Concert BluesWhen the songs were SO good, you can crash SO hard.
Never in LoveI'm a dating rookie, but a veteran witness of others' relationships.
Walk of No ShameMaybe it's not so hopeless to be a romantic.
Let's Talk About Planned ParenthoodIt's a conversation about so much more than just abortion.
Turn a Sweatshirt Into a JacketComfy, cozy, cute.
DIY Denim DressThe more it frays, the better it looks.
DIY Lace-Up T-ShirtFit to be tied.
Damn Girl Ya Look GoodAdvice on wearing shorts with tights, embracing turtlenecks, and looking less femme.
DIY Pom-Pom EarringsFluffy, puffy, and perfectly mod.
Editor's LetterDecember 2015: Potential
How to Troll Without Being a JerkAs the musician Raury explains, it's possible.
Winter BreakdownFinals are turning my brain into a black hole.
Bad Girl Painter: OlufemiArt Hoe Collective's visual arts curator talks about her aliases, her work, and black girlhood.
This Works for MeI didn't want to go to college. I wanted to be my own boss.
Life Skill: How to Clean a Disgusting TubBathe in ~*luxury*~ instead of grime.
The Deep WebSome of the poet Jenny Zhang's favorite places on the internet.
The Art of RewritingDon't let your stories wither away.
Head of HomePoems by Rookie readers.
Life Skill: How to Graciously Accept a Disappointing Present’Cause you don't want to hurt someone's feelings when they're being nice.
Upasna Asks: Can I Predict My Future?And can I PLZZZ get some insight into my love life?!