The dreams we keep in sealed boxes are both alive and dead until we peek inside.
Chris was larger than life, and I struggled in his shadow.
Graduating, and feeling all the way grown up.
Adapting to new beginnings.
Sleeplessness due to prom and finals.
Celebrate graduation however you like.
Life can be a real jerk sometimes.
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!