Making it up as I go.
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.
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!