“Things aren’t bad. They just haven’t become great fast enough.”
How do you separate yourself from your shadow?
Flip through pages of Lynda Barry’s new comics collection.
Poetry by Rookie readers, for Rookie readers.
One of them makes you a jerk, the other makes you awesome.
Sometimes the most memorable sitcom moments aren’t funny.
October’s theme is HUMAN NATURE. 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!