Dissociation, keeping the peace, and desperate for winter break.
Finals are turning my brain into a black hole.
Sometimes quitting is the best option.
Look at yourself and say, “I’m ready to slay this monster.”
October 2015: A cover of the Yeah Yeah Yeahs’ classic “Skeletons.”
“I feel like the future is mine.”
(1) We believe you, and (2) you can overcome it.
“Stand up for yourself,” and many more gems from the Best Coast singer and guitarist.
Something’s not quite right.
Intrusive thoughts do not define me.
March’s theme is APOCALYPSE. 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!