Amy Rose Spiegel is a writer living in Brooklyn. She loves Roland Barthes, Dischord Records, and the word “trail.” You can trail her on Twitter @amyrosary, Instagram@verymuchso, or at her website.
Songs by late-breaking heroes.
Let people with zero qualifications besides also being people guide your whole future within!
An all-nighter survival guide.
Plus: Björk’s new album, a year’s worth of feminist YA fiction, and the X-Files reboot that might actually happen!
Products to help you brew the perfect bath.
Androgynous updos, smearing foundation, and NOT disguising freckles.
Advice on crop tops, building a wardrobe, and dressing sexy in cold weather.
Music that endures.
Try a little tenderness.
Plus advice on eating disorders and best friend anxiety—you know, the fun stuff!
August’s theme is FILL IN THE BLANK.
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!