“The world keeps moving but that doesn’t mean it’s leaving me behind.”
Rebirth is a long, winding process.
The first chapter of a new comic series.
Hearing stories about my aunt limited my view of my mental illness. Talking to her expanded it.
“I’m allowing myself to feel my sadness and anger.”
Reflecting on the power and challenges of sensitivity.
A comic about the cycle of recovering from our lowest points.
In emotional limbo.
A video premiere, plus a pep talk on being proud of yourself.
Gossip, competition, and searching for community.
Rookie is no longer publishing new content, but we hope you'll continue to enjoy the archives, or books, and the community you've helped to create. Thank you for seven very special years! ✴
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!