If you've been sooooo excited about The Fault in Our Stars coming out this summer, you might have been too busy watching the trailer on repeat while ugly crying excitedly counting down the days pre-premiere to catch this bit of delightful news: while Hazel Grace ... More →
I am a sophomore in high school. I am a good student— I get around a B average—but not in math. My math teacher hates me and finds ways to punish me in class. If I don't put good work on my assignments he ... More →
So basically I've had this crush on a girl since the beginning on 9th grade. There was one point when she kind of liked me back, but it didn't really last long and nothing came of it. Now skip forward two years and ... More →
I'm just going to come out and say it: I'm an introvert who doesn't know much about HND, and my friends are always calling me naive and ignorant. I don't understand jokes that are made about HND or innuendos. It takes me ages to ... More →
True story: The first time we heard about a series of books featuring one Adrian Mole, we pictured a sort of "Wind in the Willows" situation—a story centered on the life and times of a burrowing rodent in a tiny waistcoat and spectacles.
Imagine our surprise ... More →
Dear Auntie Sparknotes,
I'm a junior at a private high school and I found out that one of my good friends is pregnant. So far I'm the only one who she's confided in aside from the baby's dad and she is kind of floundering right now. ... More →
I'm a senior in high school. There's this guy I know who is incredibly strange and socially inept. He talks to me a lot and seems to think that we're Very Good Friends because I treat him with courtesy. I think he may ... More →
I was browsing around, and I didn't see any questions like this one, so I figured I'd ask away.
So basically, I turn 16 in 3 months, and I've always liked the idea of getting a tattoo. My mom has a couple around her ... More →
So here's the deal: I know I need to break up with my boyfriend. That's settled. What I don't know, though, is when.
I go to a small college, and I've been with my boyfriend since the beginning of the school year. He is a ... More →
My boyfriend and I are both freshmen at a southern college. Like at many southern schools, Greek life is very popular. My boyfriend and I both went through formal recruitment and were both released without getting bids. I have decided to not rush ... More →
Kat Rosenfield is a writer, illustrator, advice columnist, YA author, and enthusiastic licker of that plastic liner that comes inside a box of Cheez-Its. She loves zombies and cats. She hates zombie cats. Follow her on Twitter or Tumblr @katrosenfield.