I think I might be in love today.
Gratitude for long-distance friendship, a new girlfriend, and the work of Carrie Mae Weems.
A comic about the excruciating experience of moving on after a breakup.
I couldn’t picture life without her—she’d been there from the start.
A comic that questions whether two people can really be “made for each other.”
About whether friendship breakups are inevitable.
What to do when romance makes you feel “a wave of ick and panic.”
A new street art series critiques consumption. Plus: Questions Muslims are tired of hearing, & more.
Ramadan, studying through pregnancy, and travel via Google maps.
Tough relationships, and restorative ones.
August’s theme is DESIRE. 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!