Something feels different this time around.
Back-to-school highs and lows.
Losing family, sleep, friends, and ourselves.
Lots of change, and it’s slightly disconcerting.
It’s a new school year, but we’re still getting over summer.
When the best of times are also the worst of times (aka the blurst of times).
Counting down the days.
Happiness is hard to find.
Steps I take to get out of my head and experience the world.
Britney’s birthday, Fourth of July parties, and slow summer scenes.
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!