My relationship with my mom changed a lot when I left home.
Lorelai and Rory Gilmore are so similar to my mom and me.
The most important elements of my childhood were Michelle Branch’s music, a Geo Prizm, and my mother.
I know that I’m going in the right direction, because it’s one that I chose.
An early Mother’s Day card from the only child of a single mom.
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!