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.
A new song and a conversation about identity, femininity, community spaces, and Nicki Minaj.
Advice on hooking up, internet friends, and masturbation.
Don’t believe everything you read…especially if you’re reading it online.
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.
July’s theme is SOULMATES.
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!