It’s possible to keep serial ditchers in your life without feeling like a doormat.
You can do basically whatever the hell you want, as long as it doesn’t hurt anybody.
Why do people expect me to dress the same way every day, without fail?
I flaunt ’em.
Your syllabus for total mastery of everything.
It takes guts to tell the truth, even when you’re making things up.
You’re not in a fight. You’re talking to someone about something you care about!
What’s stopping you is probably you.
If no one notices me, do I even exist?
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!