Scenes from an ice cream stand.
We weren’t children anymore.
A short story by five authors.
This is going to be the party of the month.
What a strange feeling, to get what you’ve always wanted.
I will be untouchable.
There was no way to study for what was really testing me.
In their daydreams, Marley and her mother were safe.
July's theme is SOULMATES.
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!