Job searching and transitions.
Heartbreak and embracing the future.
“You have to dust the haters off of you.”
Learning to be alone and embracing freedom.
Finding ways to pursue our dreams, and sibling love.
Learning to be kinder to ourselves.
Senior prom and not-so-lazy summer breaks.
Judging others is really not cool.
By obsessively documenting my emotions, I wasn’t really feeling them.
June’s theme is SOCIAL STUDIES. 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!