Accepting depression, seeking therapy, falling out with friends, and UGH FINALS.
A conversation about mourning traditions—inherited and invented.
A story about healing.
“I feel like the future is mine.”
(1) We believe you, and (2) you can overcome it.
Taking care of ourselves.
Advice for talking to adults, therapists, and friends if you’d like to stop self-harming.
Sometimes life is all sour and no sweet.
My mom’s MS is hard for me to talk about, but I’m trying.
Happiness is hard to find.
February’s theme is ON DISPLAY.
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!