“You have to dust the haters off of you.”
Learning to be alone and embracing freedom.
A graduation photo diary.
Lessons learned from celebrity crushes.
Lessons we’ve learned.
So much is still waiting for us.
Interviews about the almost-end of senior year.
Reliving what we remember.
Change, come quickly.
When bad relationships offer a false sense of security, letting go of them feels like waking up.
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!