“When someone’s coming at me with a sword, adrenaline kicks in.”
What is a champion, anyway?
A cautionary tale about letting other people’s opinions shrink you down.
Life can be a real jerk sometimes.
I can’t go on. I’ll go on.
Sometimes the world is too much.
It’s gonna be the future soon.
A powerhouse’s favorite things.
Advice about vibrators, coming out to strangers, and sports injuries.
Hello! December’s theme is POTENTIAL.
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!