Nova—aka Lebohang Masango aka Su$ie Somalia aka Coltrane’s Naima aka the Gangsta Girl From Ipanema—is a poet, writer, dancer, and anthropology student from Johannesburg, South Africa. She’s passionate about jazz, tea, cake, literature, and Africa. She Tumbls here.
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!