Talking to friends about their perfect places.
Advice for making tough decisions about friendships.
Poetry by Rookie readers.
Sketches about the people around us.
“There’s always good in the world.”
Photos about taking time for yourself.
Crushes and missed connections.
Self-portraits on the road.
Photos about love, flowers, and mountains.
The city is a ghost town.
May's theme is GROWING PAINS. 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!