Ways to embrace the nice things people say about you.
However I look, I’m just as I should be.
Just take the compliment.
Advice about confidence, college and abortions.
And the world keeps spinning madly on.
October's theme is SPIRIT. 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!