Pixie Casey lives in the mountains with her lovely husband, their enormous dog, and an endless supply of Atomic Fireballs. She has a Twitter and a Tumblr, and someday she’ll get around to using them.
Set some 2016 goals for your favorite fictional characters.
You only need one to spark a story.
Listen to what your brain is telling you at night.
Be the host who imagines the most.
Plus the breath-stealing, heart-shredding love letters you wrote for last week’s prompt.
Put your heart into it.
Show/tell the future what’s important about now.
Author Karen Finneyfrock asks you to get weird with your writing.
It’s as scary as you imagine.
At least, I hope it is.
October’s theme is CAST OF CHARACTERS. 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!