Between loneliness and friend breakups, this week is a giant uuugggh.
On Willa Cather and the desire to be seen.
The world can look so big but feel so small.
Speaking to our past, present, and future selves.
Sorting it all out in my sketchbook.
Tips for getting used to newfound peace and quiet.
And why is it SO HARD sometimes to form a group of friends?
Three entries on friendship: wanting it and finding it.
The end of an argument, and longing for human contact.
“Perfection is unattainable.”
February’s theme is ON DISPLAY.
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!