Life is weird.
What to do with a burning crush, an itch for independence, or a friend with a worrisome Tumblr.
On the value of the teenage death wish.
Will I always be bad?
Human interaction: pleasures and pitfalls.
Everyone needs a break.
Admitting that you need help is the most powerful thing you can do.
October’s theme is CAST OF CHARACTERS. 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!