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.
Streams of self-consciousness.
High tides, low ebbs.
Some lies are truer than the truth.
Boys and other discontents.
What we talk about when we talk about talking about people.
Goodbye, Katherine, and welcome.
All alone together.
Plus thoughts on cultural appropriation and race, Coachella for dads, and the best Beyoncé tribute you’ll ever see.
It’s a brand-new day.
February’s theme is ON DISPLAY.
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!