A thong-related saga, and hoping to be heard.
Rising above embarrassment, and a racist incident on campus.
A chat with Allie Hanlon about a new video!
Be a hero to a person who is feeling the absolute worst.
In defense of logorrhea (aka word vomit).
The illustrator talks about how unpleasant feelings can lead to creativity.
A fail-safe strategy for avoiding embarrassment.
The embarrassing moments that continue to haunt us.
Start by saying these magic words: “It’s no big deal.”
Waiting, wishing, and planning for change.
January’s theme is POSSIBILITY. 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!