Asking to get tested was scary but worth it.
It can feel like something I have to live up to.
I don’t have to be the best at everything—do I?
Sometimes quitting is the best option.
Tips for making the people come together.
You don’t have to lose yourself in the crowd.
Everybody gets an A.
What to do when studying feels impossible ’cause there’s Tumblr and naps.
Being a minority on campus is harder than we thought.
It’s a way to understand how I fit into this world.
September's theme is INFINITY.
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!