And why it’ll make you stronger and wiser than before.
May 2018: Growing Pains
Poems about first love, snow falls, and hesitation.
A short story about chasing unrequited love.
Starts are exciting but they’re just the beginning.
An interview with the 19-year-old graphic novelist Tillie Walden.
Another new diarist joins our coven!
What comes after “ever after”?
A belated apology.
Rookie is no longer publishing new content, but we hope you'll continue to enjoy the archives, or books, and the community you've helped to create. Thank you for seven very special years! ✴
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