Losing friends by being yourself.
Memories preserved in a sketchbook.
Moments and memories illuminated by pink light.
How do you forgive yourself for all the things you have not become?
A place that won’t look quite the same after this moment.
“The answer is always action.” A music video premiere and notes on overthinking.
You don’t have to be defined by four tiny years of your life.
Some songs are with you for life, whether you know it or not.
Things I obsessed over, then completely forgot.
October’s theme is HUMAN NATURE. 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!