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February 13, 5:38PM - By kingoftheroaches
Threads: 543 - Posts: 3,024

Collaborative Writing

This is a section for TeenInkers to work together on pieces of all types. We encourage you to work together, the whole is greater than the sum of its parts.

February 15, 11:07PM - By bo_olsen PLATINUM
Threads: 521 - Posts: 14,751

Summer Reading Books

What was the favorite book you read this summer and why?

January 31, 12:34PM - By 23jpharding
Threads: 38 - Posts: 100

Written Roleplay

This area of the forums is dedicated to roleplaying and letting your creativity work together

February 14, 2:21AM - By Rohan_Iyer BRONZE
Threads: 6,417 - Posts: 617,610

Fashion, style and trends

A place to discuss fashion and style, the latest trends and get advice on such topics.

February 14, 10:55AM - By DeadlyCat15
Threads: 412 - Posts: 3,943

Random Thoughts and Basic Chat

These forums are for random everyday chat on no specific topic

February 15, 9:22PM - By Physarum GOLD
Threads: 19,195 - Posts: 708,018

Dating, Love & Friendship

You’re going on your first date. Or you lost your best friend. Or you don't know if it's really and truly love. Talk about your own experiences, or help other teens find answers to their questions.

February 15, 4:28PM - By Malcolm_Chase PLATINUM
Threads: 6,525 - Posts: 61,641

Art & Entertainment

Your art and photography, modern art, or movies, tv, music - the whole entertainment industry - discuss it here!

February 12, 8:56PM - By DrPUZZLER BRONZE
Threads: 2,728 - Posts: 32,496

News & Issues

From politics and teen smoking, to racism and the Internet. Share your views on current events and hot topics in your community, across the country and around the world.

February 13, 10:03AM - By beesinthetrees BRONZE
Threads: 1,684 - Posts: 27,006

School, Work, Life etc

Dealing with the demands of homework, sports and jobs? Thinking of college, panicking about the whole process? Now includes the old "Jobs" and "Around the World" forums.

February 13, 1:45AM - By ewoods666
Threads: 1,399 - Posts: 12,071


Drinking, teen pregnancy, eating disorders, depression, nutrition, fitness, body image - there are a lot of difficult issues out there. Post your questions or share your experiences with other teens. This is a safe environment to get support, but please also see our "resources" section for other safe places

February 14, 2:03AM - By Rohan_Iyer BRONZE
Threads: 1,509 - Posts: 19,086


Parents, grandparents and siblings. Divorce, death and illness. Whoever makes up your family and whatever you might be experiencing can be exhilarating and terrifying.

February 6, 4:00PM - By bkswamy
Threads: 777 - Posts: 7,711

Top 5 List Discussion

Want to defend your Top 5 picks? Or gripe about someone else's?

February 14, 9:01AM - By DeadlyCat15
Threads: 726 - Posts: 14,318

Philosophy and Thought

All matters philosophical, including religion and debates

January 28, 11:56PM - By itsfuntofantasize BRONZE
Threads: 2,298 - Posts: 66,078

Sports and Hobbies

Share your stories from practices or games. Let others know how you spend your time.

February 7, 11:12PM - By Sophia_LaPalme PLATINUM
Threads: 630 - Posts: 10,742

Personal Opinions

This area is NOT a place to post your work and get feedback, do that in the "Writing" forum. This is a place to rate literary pieces, artwork, songs, etc. that you may have come across on the site or in public [Remember to include the title of pieces you comment on.]

February 15, 1:22PM - By Summer_R_Quinn DIAMOND
Threads: 453 - Posts: 5,806


The place to participate in Teen Ink Contests.

February 11, 6:49PM - By mythologynerd SILVER
Threads: 329 - Posts: 3,876

Book of the Month

Each month, discuss a new book chosen by Teen Ink.

January 6, 8:25PM - By four_point_oh BRONZE
Threads: 155 - Posts: 1,894

Teen Ink Books

Discussion about the Teen Ink book series

January 13, 8:54AM - By Bella_Queen GOLD
Threads: 103 - Posts: 3,142

Parkland Speaks

Smith Summer

Wellesley Summer