Stories about putting down roots and growing intimacy.
Advice on asking someone to hang out without giving off crush vibes.
It’s all right if you’re without a bff, and here’s why.
I didn’t want to be ridiculed, and I was suppressing myself because of it.
A comic about the search for home.
A photographic time capsule from a summer of independence.
You could say fate brought us together. But it was actually our parents.
It’s a magical connection.
I can tell we’re gonna be friends.
A new series about making friends, a global music collective, and other collaborations.
March’s theme is APOCALYPSE. For details on how to send us your work, please read our Submit page. ✴
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!