It felt great to be part of the most popular clique in school. Being thrown out felt…not so great.
I thought platonic love was supposed to be forever.
We thought we were the cool ones.
Girl gangs I have loved and lost.
How to deal with secrets—your own and everyone else’s.
I was a teenage bully.
Friendship breakups, siblings and the lack thereof, and Arthur.
Can you get over a guy who treats you bad?
June’s theme is ADVENTURE.
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!