Hiding isn’t the solution.
Bedrooms feel like a refuge and a trap.
A comic about having to share space with a sibling.
Let’s cut out some flowers ’n’ pandas!
Poetry written by Rookie readers.
Seeing relationships as they are.
Graduating, and feeling all the way grown up.
You start to become one as the afternoon grows older.
I don’t want to be like anybody but myself.
When my mom remarried, I gained the perfect sibling.
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!