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Sitting Alone Mantras: How to Find Inner Peace When You're the Only One Sitting at Your Lunch Table

By Ashley Brooke RobertsSeptember 19, 2013
1. Everything is Everything, which means I’m actually one of those people sitting at the popular table and they’re me. 2. Nobody can hurt... More  →
Sitting Alone Mantras: How to Find Inner Peace When You're the Only One Sitting at Your Lunch Table

Courage, Guppies! We Bust Some Myths About The Murky Waters Of High School

By Rebecca Jane StokesAugust 8, 2013
It's Shark Week! The magical time of year when we get to cancel all our plans and start screaming that everyone needs... More  →
Courage, Guppies! We Bust Some Myths About The Murky Waters Of High School

In Duh News: High School Is Both Traumatizing and Memorable

By Valerie BurnJanuary 22, 2013
In 1000% Duh news, new research tells us that high school is both completely traumatizing and utterly... More  →
In Duh News: High School Is Both Traumatizing and Memorable

What to Do When Your Popularity Plummets After Middle School

By ShivaniJanuary 16, 2013
In middle school, popularity functions as currency in a convoluted social economy of favors and invitations. Being popular is fun and... More  →
What to Do When Your Popularity Plummets After Middle School

School Cliques You Should Totally Start

By RG DanielsOctober 3, 2012
Cliques in high school are like the sesame seeds on a Big Mac bin—they're always there no matter what. Beginning as... More  →
School Cliques You Should Totally Start

The Hollywood Guide to Instant Popularity

By Melissa AlbertAugust 24, 2012
If there's anything we've learned from movies, it's that social success is always just a leather jacket and an end-of-school... More  →
The Hollywood Guide to Instant Popularity

Lies That Young Adult Fiction Has Told Me

By ContributorAugust 16, 2012
I love classic literature and art-house flicks just as much as the next person, but sometimes they’re not what I need. I... More  →
Lies That Young Adult Fiction Has Told Me

Prom Myths and Realities

By Josh PeriloFebruary 16, 2012
The tension is already thick in the air. Young men are crowding the dressing rooms at Men’s Wearhouse, and florists are... More  →
Prom Myths and Realities

The Burn Book Doesn't Exist: Debunking Misconceptions About the "Popular" Crowd

By ContributorDecember 5, 2011
Sparkler Sammy is here to put a stop to the stereotypes!—Sparkitors Sparklebutts, let me... More  →
The Burn Book Doesn't Exist: Debunking Misconceptions About the

Memorize the Quadratic Formula and Always Walk Fast (Plus Other Valuable Advice From Ginger)

By ContributorOctober 10, 2011
I'm not going to lie: I wasn't the biggest fan of high school, and it didn't like me so much either. (We're... More  →
Memorize the Quadratic Formula and Always Walk Fast (Plus Other Valuable Advice From Ginger)