She’s the person I want to be with all the time.
My true ethnicity is a secret I have never tried to keep.
I found an unlikely friend, and then I lost her.
Survival by way of plane and Beyoncé.
October’s theme is CAST OF CHARACTERS. 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!