A queer friendly/gender-neutral mix for when your heart is feeling bruised.
A comic about the excruciating experience of moving on after a breakup.
Post friendship breakup attempts at exorcism.
An anonymous account of a student-teacher relationship.
“Wasn’t my 16th birthday like two days ago?”
You don’t have to stop loving someone in order to hurt them.
Scenes from an imagined movie about real heartbreak.
So this is what heartbreak feels like.
A summer parting.
Because almost anything else is a better idea than doing that right now.
August’s theme is FILL IN THE BLANK.
Here’s what kinds of submissions we’re looking for, plus info on how to send us your work. ✴
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!