The city is a ghost town.
Photos of friends and fun.
Get ready for a month that’s all about fun in the sun.
Job searching and transitions.
A comic about summer celebrations.
New poetry by Rookie readers.
Heartbreak and embracing the future.
Poetry by Rookie readers.
Counting the days until I can hit restart.
Hot heat, long grass, and blue sky forever.
October’s theme is HUMAN NATURE. 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!