The challenge was to avoid feelings I was too afraid to face.
Gather your stuff and go, go, go!
I moved out the summer before high school, and it’s a decision I still struggle with.
In hopes of finding new homes.
Tips for getting used to newfound peace and quiet.
So this is homesickness.
I will love you forever.
Saying goodbye to where I grew up.
Why it’s OK to dislike where you grew up.
Thank god for Friday.
June’s theme is ADVENTURE.
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!