Lots of change, and it’s slightly disconcerting.
Bodies in pain.
Making it work.
Tons of self-doubt, and affirmations, too.
Heartache, injury, thoughts on eating disorders…and glimmers of hope.
Life is kind of an obstacle course right now.
Hope amid the ruins of teenagerdom.
Advice about vibrators, coming out to strangers, and sports injuries.
Getting through life one disaster at a time.
Hello! October's theme is GLORY.
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!