How I came to call suburbia home.
Sex, drugs, and being nice.
Sometimes life hands you lemons with no ade.
I wanted to be Rayanne Graff, but I should’ve listened to Brian Krakow.
At some point, the limits I was testing were my own.
The second installment in a short series about girls’ relationships to drugs and alcohol.
May’s theme is HOMESTRETCH.
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!