Green up your home without seeming like a scold.
Close enough for comfort.
My mom let me do basically whatever I wanted, within reason.
He’s always been here with me.
My family’s beliefs are the unbridgeable distance between us.
A non-elegy to a beloved uncle.
Social anxiety doesn’t have to put a damper on your holiday spirit.
I know that I’m going in the right direction, because it’s one that I chose.
I dealt with mortality at the ripe age of 13.
Friends, meet family.
July’s theme is SOULMATES.
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!