An interview with a 16-year-old who created something beautiful after losing her dad.
Taking a li’l time to reflect.
Green up your home without seeming like a scold.
There’s no one “right” way, but here are some ideas.
I was caught between two people who couldn’t stand each other.
My mom let me do basically whatever I wanted, within reason.
Look at you, you’re so responsible and mature!
An incomplete list of people/entities that make me veeeeery wary.
Being yourself is hard when your family has a different idea of what that means.
Let people with zero qualifications besides also being people guide your whole future within!
January’s theme is POSSIBILITY. 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!