Parting with the past and finding fresh starts.
The answers might not even exist.
Goals and intentions at the start of the school year.
Hope for better days.
Negotiating the need for affirmation.
A goodbye from Marah.
School districts, honors classes, and other life-defining bureaucracy.
Fighting the lows.
Looking for a break, and finding ways to self-soothe.
An accident leads to a trip to the hospital.
September's theme is INFINITY.
Here’s what kinds of submissions we’re looking for, plus info on how to send us your work. ✴
Rookie is an online magazine and book series for teenagers. Each month, a different editorial theme drives the writing, photography, and artwork that we publish. Learn more about us here, and find out how to submit your work here!