On a plane to Turkey. And welcoming our new diarist Fatma!
“I am not my test score.”
Some birthdays loom, others don’t come fast enough.
“Flying is falling, and breaking is you fixing me.”
Parent drama, stepparent drama, and more finals.
Overcast on the inside.
The last day in Syria, waiting for adulthood, and advocating for oneself in the meantime.
What we want to write, and how we want to feel.
Birthdays and growing pains.
Biphobia, a crush, and remembering David Bowie.
February’s theme is ON DISPLAY.
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!