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!
Turning 14, I’m finally starting to understand what it’s like to be a teenage girl. I’m realizing that there’s no right or wrong way to being a teenager. There is, though, a constant fear that I will make the wrong choice and regret it forever. —Lola