Adulthood can be fun—right?
About speaking up in class.
A bombing in the city of Davao.
Sometimes, being vulnerable can lead to good things.
What do you do when your neighborhood feels like Mars?
Adulthood was never meant to be simple for me.
Parting with the past and finding fresh starts.
Opting out of the school-stress Olympics.
A Twitter friend passes away.
College dorm assignments, and considering the idea of a personal brand.
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!