Things to keep in mind during periods of self-doubt.
“I wish I could take my own advice more often.”
Our guide for starting off the school year better than ever.
The director and star of the movie Eighth Grade talk about the internet, acting, and growing up with anxiety.
“I don’t want to waste my breath.”
How to take care of yourself without face masks, a budget, or that much time.
Tips and tricks for calming your nerves and engaging your audience.
“I think maybe life is going to be okay.”
“Everything else is white noise to me.”
Selected poems from a new chapbook.
September's theme is REBIRTH. For details on how to send us your work, please read our Submit page. ✴
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!