Negotiating the need for affirmation.
College life begins to take material shape.
Being with you is heavenly.
Advice on taking your emotions and your work seriously.
Enrolling in college after dropping out, and unruly crushes.
On maybe needing “2 Phones.” And the parts of prom that hurt.
Crushin’, and crushin’ on the idea of crushin’.
All is full of love.
An anonymous account of a student-teacher relationship.
How to proceed when you have butterflies for more than one person.
September's theme is INFINITY.
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!