Three entries on friendship: wanting it and finding it.
Soaking in the world, and becoming ourselves all over again.
The end of an argument, and longing for human contact.
We’re OK just the way we are.
Taking care of ourselves.
Pushing through pain.
Trying out that whole not-a-care-in-the-world thing.
Something’s not quite right.
Not sure of anything besides what we crave.
We all have limits.
Hello! December’s theme is POTENTIAL.
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!