Our favorite short stories in Rookie history.
Recommended reading about love and life.
A short story.
A short story about chasing unrequited love.
Skeptics called her hoodoo woman, witch, rootworker, conjurer, but the women knew her.
A fill-in-the-blank poem.
Get to know a person you sometimes wish you could be.
You can find a story anywhere, including the ground.
Does it end tragically, or happily ever after?
We were kinda hoping you would open it.
October's theme is SPIRIT. 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!