Fragments from the beginnings and ends of love.
Between loneliness and friend breakups, this week is a giant uuugggh.
Feeling like I “wasn’t enough” in some ways showed me that I was more in others.
“Take a breath—eat a Kit Kat,” and other A+ life tips.
Loose lips sink friendships.
Let people with zero qualifications besides also being people guide your whole future within!
A roundtable about feeling like everyone’s hanging out without you.
Dreading the start of school.
It took me a long time to realize that included me.
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!