Teenage Dominos: Suicide, Mimicry, and The Internet

Maia McCann · 01/25/14 03:32PM

Some people peak in high school. I wasn’t so lucky. I lost a lot of sleep as a teenager, lying in bed with my eyes glued to the stick-on glow-in-the-dark stars on my ceiling, trying to figure out a way to dodge the assaults from older girls that plagued me each day at John Jay High School in Westchester, New York.

Lacey Donohue · 09/24/13 10:29PM

Child psychologists are now being told to acknowledge that 25—and not 18—is the cut-off age for adolescence. These new guidelines, defining 18-25 as “late adolescence,” will apparently stop children from feeling “rushed” though childhood.

Eli Valley · 09/07/13 07:08AM

A tale of Biblical overanalysis and high school angst, in comic form.