Prouder than ever to be ourselves.
I’m not who you see on your screen.
You can do basically whatever the hell you want, as long as it doesn’t hurt anybody.
A cautionary tale from a former dreamgirl.
If no one notices me, do I even exist?
I was going to have a boyfriend, even if I had to fake it.
August’s theme is DESIRE. 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!