Things to keep in mind during periods of self-doubt.
May 2018: Growing Pains
A comic about taking fate into your own hands.
College won’t end our friendships.
“Things aren’t bad. They just haven’t become great fast enough.”
How do you separate yourself from your shadow?
Flip through pages of Lynda Barry’s new comics collection.
Poetry by Rookie readers, for Rookie readers.
One of them makes you a jerk, the other makes you awesome.
Sometimes the most memorable sitcom moments aren’t funny.
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