An acid attack at 13 meant learning to live with scars.
Getting better all the time.
A visit to the E.R., Judge Judy, and bedroom dancing.
What does being 17 years old mean?
Braces, crutches, and surgery. Here’s to the full “teenage experience.”
Trying to be good to ourselves in the New Year.
Being diagnosed with mental illness was scary, but it was what I needed to get well.
May's theme is HOMESTRETCH.
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!