Ways to keep friendships alive.
Have more time to do as you please.
Insight without character limits and word counts.
It’s normal to freak out about the future.
Looking back and realizing that everything has changed.
Because you’re not a doormat, but a FULL HUMAN BEING.
You’ve got ideas and you know what to do with them.
Love your unique qualities, even when other people won’t.
Ways to accept an apology—if and when you’re ready.
Action-packed ideas for savoring your FREEDOM.
July’s theme is ORIGIN STORY. 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!