Victories—team-assisted and solo.
A new job, being condescended to by adults, and going hard in the paint.
An astrological encounter with Alex G.
“I did not mean to get pregnant—it just happened.”
Crushes, Cardi B, and karaoke.
Friendship is a conundrum.
“Sometimes I look in the mirror and it takes me a moment to recognize the person looking back at me.”
“I dream of ways to tell my classmates that Islamophobia is not OK.”
Brain versus body.
A new sense of purpose.
June’s theme is ADVENTURE.
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!