Maybe all things can exist, imperfect, and be met with appreciation and understanding.
I don’t want to be like anybody but myself.
I thought looking good would mean freedom from anxiety and depression.
You can venture into the world even when your insides are freaking out.
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!