The sting of being left behind, and other feelings.
Missing old friends, and friendship-induced anxiety.
August 2015: Chandler and Maggie
Even if you move around a lot, you can feel perfectly settled.
I feel like little bits of my heart are scattered everywhere she goes.
Advice about crushes, being called “sweetheart,” and ultra-negative friends.
December 2012: Rae and Sylvia
July’s theme is SOULMATES.
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!