The salad days.
A collection of poetry by Rookie readers.
Maybe if we sit here long enough we’ll get a glimpse.
Views of concerts, friends, and family.
The band premieres a new single.
Asking to get tested was scary but worth it.
Overcast on the inside.
I’m trying not to retreat.
A visual diary about finding family.
What do you see?
July’s theme is ORIGIN STORY. 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!