It’s a new school year, but we’re still getting over summer.
When the best of times are also the worst of times (aka the blurst of times).
I can help myself snap out of it.
Making myself into a cartoon is how I learned to deal with the world.
Moving homes; bodies; forward in time.
The sad parts of life are just as important as the happy ones.
Two stories explore the emptiness of desire.
Hello! December’s theme is POTENTIAL.
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!