This too shall pass.
A new pet and painting woes.
Giving a speech at graduation.
Unsure of the way to go.
Self-doubt and doubting love.
Dreams of escape.
The kindness of strangers, skipping school, and personality goals.
“No one had ever told me that they loved my disability before.”
Turning 20 and rejecting likability.
July's theme is POINT OF VIEW. For details on how to send us your work, please read our Submit page. ✴
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!