Give us a break from bullies, extracurriculars, and mood swings.
Short answer: Maybe not.
“I am not my test score.”
Calculus, mosquitoes, Cormac McCarthy’s The Road, and other hazards.
A gallery of the places where you readers work.
Or you could just, you know, read the book.
An all-nighter survival guide.
We miss our old lives. Badly.
Sometimes the world is too much.
May's theme is HOMESTRETCH.
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!