Danielle Henderson has been doing homework since 1985. She created Feminist Ryan Gosling and gives good hugs. You can find out more about her here.
The author of Kill the Boy Band on how fan fiction made her a better writer.
The Veep writer on how humor can be a survival tool.
I’ve left more jobs than I can remember.
Music for when you can’t quite see what’s ahead.
Advice about crushes, being called “sweetheart,” and ultra-negative friends.
We just needed a week or so to digest the new album.
August’s theme is DESIRE. For details on how to send us your work, please read our Submit page. ✴
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!