There’s no handbook by which to assemble a self.
What to do when imitation doesn’t feel flattering.
I wanted that kind of force, that kind of power, so I borrowed hers.
May’s theme is GRADUATION. 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!