Dear Diary: January 4, 2016Chaos, heartbreak, and a car accident.
Dear Diary: January 5, 2016Full of January optimism.
Dear Diary: January 6, 2016Missives from a state of hibernation. (Also, still grounded.)
Dear Diary: January 7, 2016Already wondering where the time went.
Dear Diary: January 8, 2016Double standards and all-seeing eyes.
Dear Diary: January 11, 2016Questioning LIFE ITSELF, and who gets to be successful in the movies.
Dear Diary: January 12, 2016Certifying travel documents, spacing out, and troubling dreams.
Dear Diary: January 13, 2016Biphobia, a crush, and remembering David Bowie.
Dear Diary: January 14, 2016Birthdays and growing pains.
Dear Diary: January 15, 2016What we want to write, and how we want to feel.
Dear Diary: January 18, 2016The last day in Syria, waiting for adulthood, and advocating for oneself in the meantime.
Dear Diary: January 19, 2016Overcast on the inside.
Dear Diary: January 20, 2016Parent drama, stepparent drama, and more finals.
Dear Diary: January 21, 2016"Flying is falling, and breaking is you fixing me."
Dear Diary: January 22, 2016Some birthdays loom, others don't come fast enough.
Dear Diary: January 25, 2016"I am not my test score."
Dear Diary: January 26, 2016On a plane to Turkey. And welcoming our new diarist Fatma!
Dear Diary: January 27, 2016What does the future look like?
Dear Diary: January 28, 2016Between loneliness and friend breakups, this week is a giant uuugggh.
Dear Diary: January 29, 2016How did we get here? And other epic questions.
Who Knows WhereInto the unknown.
Winter GamesUp for the challenge.
Pretty WildExploring nature and other beauty in Iceland.
It's Your TurnWhich will you choose: Truth or dare?
To-Do ListsA zine collaboration inspired by the game Truth or Dare.
Internal CompassTrusting ourselves to find the way out.
We Aren't Afraid of the DarkNot when we can see this clearly.
True to LifeRecent sketches and snapshots.
In the StudioIt's a home away from home.
A Girl Home Alone at NightBrowsing the internet when the lights go off.
Let Time StopA visit to the bedroom/studio of knitwear designer Paolina Alexandra Russo.
Taking OffWe could go anywhere together.
Figuring Things OutI don't really know who I am yet, and that's fine.
Telling SecretsThey're all mine, and they're all true.
Finding HomeDiscovering a part of me that had been hidden.
January CollagesA gallery of the great things Rookie readers made from Kendra Yee's collage kit.
Spin the HeartSome truths can't be told.
Switch Yourself OnImagine all the things you can be.
Climb Every MountainFeeling nostalgic for last summer's adventures.
Days Are ShorterA mid-winter photo diary.
Gameplay: "The More You Try, the Better You Get"An interview with the video game designer Catt Small.
How to Send Encrypted EmailsKeep your information safe.
Tech Trek: What's Up With Artificial Intelligence?It's realer than we think.
Saturday Printable: A January CalendarTo help you conquer 2016.
Collage KitA grab bag of illustrations to cut and paste.
HoroscopesThis January we bring you TAROTscopes. Happy New Year!
Creative Prompt: What's Behind the Mystery Door?We were kinda hoping you would open it.
DIY Truth or Dare BalmDon’t let your lips crack under the pressure.
Noone CaresAbout whether it's ever OK to flake out on someone.
Creative Prompt: The Greatest Love Story Ever ToldDoes it end tragically, or happily ever after?
The Disconnect: DIY EditionThrow your phone in a corner and make your own fun.
Saturday Printable: Truth or Dare CardsPrompts for the classic slumber party game.
Creative Prompt: Compose an Ode to Random ObjectsYou can find a story anywhere, including the ground.
The Eerie Update: Haunted DollsThere's turmoil in the toy box.
People of the WorldReviews of some of the best humans around, according to you Rooks.
Saturday Printable: Chutes and LaddersA game that you can only win by daring yourself.
Creative Prompt: Meet Your Fictional Alter EgoGet to know a person you sometimes wish you could be.
Saturday Printable: A February CalendarThis month is yours.
Into the SpotlightGiving up my antisocial fantasyland to do the things that scare me.
My Middle Name Is DareIt can feel like something I have to live up to.
Sorry, Not SorryHow I quit apologizing for existing.
Diaspora TraumaMy search for mental health goes back generations.
Major ChangeI’m happy with what I’m studying...for now.
In My SkinAn acid attack at 13 meant learning to live with scars.
That Four-Letter WordWhy can't I confront the person who assaulted me?
Great Expectations: An Interview With BP ValenzuelaThe Filipina musician wants to be known for her songs, not her age.
Flo Morrissey: Show MeThe premiere of her new video, plus an interview about moving away from home.
Chairlift: Crying in PublicA first listen of the band's new song, plus a conversation on change.
Friday Playlist: I ConfessSongs about saying what's on your mind.
Arigato, Internet: An Interview With Reese LansanganA chat about having multiple passions, and the value of binge-watching Gilmore Girls.
Everyone Has a Voice: An Interview With Troye Sivan"It’s an exciting time to be a musician who is starting out in their bedroom."
Beach Music: An Interview With Alex GThe singer-songwriter talks about his new album, and writing about real people.
Charlotte Day Wilson: After AllThe Canadian singer/songwriter/guitarist premieres a new song.
Friday Playlist: Step Outside YourselfYou'll never know until you say what's on your mind.
You Can Make Anything Into Music: An Interview With Emily SpragueYou don’t need fancy gear to make nice recordings.
Friday Playlist: This Night Is MineFor girls adventuring out on their own.
TEEN: PleaseThe band premieres a new single.
Philco Fiction: Talk/BragAn album premiere, plus thoughts on how bragging can be a good thing.
Theme Song: Donna MissalJanuary 2016: A cover of Chris Isaak's “Wicked Game.”
Friday Playlist: Triple Dare YaSongs that dare you to be your weirdest self.
Upasna Asks: How Do I Tell My Crush I Like Them?And is telling them even worth the risk?
Do I Like You?Or do I like that you like me?
DIY Hair ClipsGlitz and glam for your strands.
Damn Girl Ya Look GoodTips for finding a cheap pair of Docs, plus other life/style advice.
DIY Tassel BraceletThe elegance is real.
DIY Printed Tote BagCarry your stuff around in style.
Editor's LetterJanuary 2016: Truth or Dare
Life Skill: How to Groom Without Grooming ProductsWhat to do when there is no toothpaste, conditioner, or SOAP in sight.
Bad Girl Painter: Olivia MoriartyThe 18-year-old artist talks about creating wordless stories.
Saturday Printable: 2016 Predictions Cootie CatcherUncover the year's inevitable mysteries.
How to Talk About Your BeliefsThese conversations don't have to hurt, or turn into raging arguments.
The Deep WebWriter Sarah Hagi’s favorite places on the internet.
Me and ADHDAsking to get tested was scary but worth it.
Change CourseSwitch schools! Pick a new career! People we admire tell us why it's a good idea.