“Times are hard for dreamers.”
Job searching and transitions.
Learning to be alone and embracing freedom.
I miss you and I haven’t even left you yet.
Poetry by Rookie readers.
Feeling hopeful about the end.
Tiny odes to high school memories.
I’m not racing to get through college.
A graduation photo diary.
Commence to decorate everything with these cuties.
August's theme is WORK IN PROGRESS. 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!