Stills from an imagined movie about summer’s end.
His genuine celebration of all emotion inspires me to be kinder to myself.
Poetry written by Rookie readers.
Reviews of Rookie readers’ pets and other favorite animals.
Poetry by Rookie readers, for Rookie readers.
A summer story.
Poems by Rookie readers.
Disappearing into the darkness.
“I’m always too much.”
You don’t have to stop loving someone in order to hurt them.
December’s theme is TIME TRAVEL. 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!