Even in a group, I’m afraid of missing out.
Collages of new friends.
Advice on reaching out to potential pals.
Even if you move around a lot, you can feel perfectly settled.
Advice on THE TUFF STUFF, like making friends and being kind to your bro.
Last year, I was the new kid. Now I have Sam.
But when I’ve found a friend, it’s forever.
How to make people feel included.
Advice on hooking up, internet friends, and masturbation.
An animated tale of missed connections.
May’s theme is HOMESTRETCH.
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!