Chris was larger than life, and I struggled in his shadow.
When the person you’re with has a “big personality,” where does that leave you?
When my mom remarried, I gained the perfect sibling.
A roundtable about feeling like everyone’s hanging out without you.
I don’t know why I haven’t gotten my own show on the OWN network yet.
October’s theme is CAST OF CHARACTERS. 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!