Lessons learned from celebrity crushes.
Learning to communicate with mom when she’s far away.
Romanticized and screen-mediated love.
Take me back, please, to that one precious moment.
Who am I showing this world to?
Trust us, especially when it comes to taking custody of Star Wars.
How to handle a long-distance relationship.
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! ✴
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