Naomi Morris is trying not to sleep through lectures in South London and loves long walks not on the beach. In an alternate life, she is a showgirl.
The stories behind our tattoos.
No one can be all things to all people. But some people can be important things for us.
My history with mental illness doesn’t make me special.
Let’s go somewhere no one knows.
Books about what it’s like to be set apart.
Plus Grimes’ lullabies, a new Hunger Games trailer, and other gems.
How I learned the true meaning of love.
Plus a NEW NEIL GAIMAN TV SHOW, feminist art, a great Bieber article, &&& more!
July’s theme is ORIGIN STORY. 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!