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.
Who knows which way to go?
Medication was the thing I needed to get better.
Making it work.
No dreams, new dreams, old dreams, daydreams.
Why is everything so hard?
Isley Reust on music as meditation, transitioning, and avoiding self-destruction.
Becoming myself again.
Hello! October's theme is GLORY.
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!