Doodling over my childhood sketches.
At the diner with my past selves.
The internet has been one of my greatest teachers.
To get you to like me, I thought I had to put on a show.
Some songs are with you for life, whether you know it or not.
Every household has its own weird rules.
One of them makes you a jerk, the other makes you awesome.
Even when he lived with us, my father was always vanishing.
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!