Leaving for school and saying goodbye to home.
How to make the most of moving to a new place.
On storytelling, and other things my grandmother taught me.
A photo diary of the month before a move.
On leaving one idea of home and finding new ones.
Heartfelt advice from the Downtown Boys vocalist.
Sorting through the souvenirs of a relationship.
Advice on hitting the reset button of your social life.
A friend moves away, and a difficult choice between two great options.
Paths through insecurity.
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!