Tips for making solo visits to the cafeteria less lonesome.
Longing to be with yourself.
It’s a beautiful, lonely season.
A comic that questions whether two people can really be “made for each other.”
Even in a group, I’m afraid of missing out.
Victories—team-assisted and solo.
Advice on reaching out to potential pals.
Friendship is a conundrum.
Between loneliness and friend breakups, this week is a giant uuugggh.
On Willa Cather and the desire to be seen.
September's theme is INFINITY.
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!