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.
Rookie is no longer publishing new content, but we hope you'll continue to enjoy the archives, or books, and the community you've helped to create. Thank you for seven very special years! ✴
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!