Give yourself a clean slate.
Presents that will charm your loved ones’ socks off.
“If we can inspire some kid to pick up a guitar or start a band, that would be cool.”
A romantic comedy, a baking show, and an important documentary to add to your queue.
Indie designers fight back against theft of their work.
Breathe new life into old sneaks.
How does a constant stream of scary news affect us?
“It is really exciting to be a teenager, and it’s awful at the same time.”
Stories behind the powerful photo from Baton Rouge, Louisiana.
The “myth of millennial entitlement,” the technology behind Snapchat filters, and more.
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!