Mixing and matching images until they feel like “me.”
Change is in the air.
Collages about change, growth, and learning to let go.
Thoughts after the shooting at Pulse nightclub in Orlando, Florida.
Adapting to new beginnings.
My family came to the U.S. to find a “better life,” but I have to decide what that looks like for me.
The last day in Syria, waiting for adulthood, and advocating for oneself in the meantime.
Struggling to stay motivated, and feeling jealous of our former selves.
Songs about personal reinvention.
What happens when we have to move on?
October’s theme is CAST OF CHARACTERS. 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!