María Fernanda Molins is a person who does things—mostly photography. She likes to sing and loves her friends and the sea. She’s comforted by Hello Kitty and the combination of pink and orange.
Scenes from an imagined movie about real heartbreak.
So this is what heartbreak feels like.
Makeup with a one-two punch.
Everything in abundance.
Discoveries at every turn.
A photo diary under cover of night.
A sunshine-y glimpse at warmer days to come.
Gussying up one’s face can be transformative.
Watch out, boys, she’ll chew you up.
For a little while, at least.
May's theme is GROWING PAINS. 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!