Look at yourself and say, “I’m ready to slay this monster.”
A collection of poetry by Rookie readers.
Plus the breath-stealing, heart-shredding love letters you wrote for last week’s prompt.
Tips for getting used to newfound peace and quiet.
About being funny without making fun of yourself.
My homecoming was magical. Like, legit cool.
A timeline of events at the University of Missouri that led to anti-racism protests across the U.S.
Put your heart into it.
It’s a way to understand how I fit into this world.
We’re talking friendly, helpful, respectful feedback.
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!