Hazel Cills is a writer and student based in NYC. She’s written for Paper, Oyster, Nylon, and more. You can find her at hazelcills.com.
Plus a tribute to Marina Keegan, the cutest pig on Instagram, and the ever-wonderful Tilda Swinton.
Getting rid of toxic friends.
Plus Kurt Cobain’s feminism, the oral history of Reality Bites, and more.
Plus One Direction goodness, post-Grammys feelings, and two different looks at young female athletes.
Why I’m sick of articles about teenage girls written by grown-up men.
We just needed a week or so to digest the new album.
All the to-do’s and to-don’ts of writing out your goals.
Hello! October's theme is GLORY.
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!