In defense of logorrhea (aka word vomit).
Fragments from the beginnings and ends of love.
Allowing yourself to be vulnerable may help someone else be vulnerable, too.
January 2016: Truth or Dare
How do you forgive yourself for all the things you have not become?
“I opened up something that I was never going to get to the bottom of.”
Being “thick-skinned” doesn’t mean bottling things up.
December 2014: “The House That Built Me”
Try a little tenderness.
“Life is too short to surround yourself with people who aren’t looking out for you.”
May’s theme is HOMESTRETCH.
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!