Life is too precious to let cyclical thoughts take over.
“Gaming the system” was my escape valve.
In defense of logorrhea (aka word vomit).
How do you forgive yourself for all the things you have not become?
A roundtable about feeling like everyone’s hanging out without you.
How to deal with life’s more uncomfortable social interactions.
Who’s really reading these things?
Goodbye to la voz áspera de la ternura.
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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!