A not-creepy tip for overcoming shyness, borrowed from the pickup artists’ handbook.
What we want to write, and how we want to feel.
Be the host who imagines the most.
Struggling with modesty and feeling the joy of a reciprocated crush.
The winner is…everyone!
Got cute stuff that you don’t wear anymore? TRADE YA FOR IT!
Pack a picnic and play.
Watch out, boys, she’ll chew you up.
Advice on moving out of the dorms, promoting your band, and your just-fancy-enough birthday party.
Dressing to impress myself.
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!