Poetry by Rookie readers.
A guest prompt by Claudia Dey, author of the novel HEARTBREAKER.
The organizers of the Feminine Empowerment Movement Slam on poetry, creating space for feminine voices, and fostering community.
Explore the things that make you who you are.
Reflections on Joe Brainard’s poetry and my own creative process.
Travel back in time.
Poems from my mom’s point of view.
Poems about growing up.
Reflect on how you’ve grown.
Illustrated poems about in-between feelings.
October's theme is SPIRIT. 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!