Ramadan, studying through pregnancy, and travel via Google maps.
Chris was larger than life, and I struggled in his shadow.
Crushin’, and crushin’ on the idea of crushin’.
All is full of love.
New friends, unpaid internships, and trying to conjure joy.
The illustrator talks about how unpleasant feelings can lead to creativity.
Some truths can’t be told.
What to do when your new friend’s BFF makes you green-eyed.
“Failure is necessary for success,” and more advice from the hilarious actor and author.
When my mom remarried, I gained the perfect sibling.
August’s theme is DESIRE. 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!