Tova Benjamin is a poet who lives in her library and is always cutting her hair. She can be found tweeting @drosophilala and arguing about books anywhere.
Recommended reading for healing, understanding, motivation, and instruction.
Interviews with our most daring friends.
The writer talks about her new books, running for president, and being “the gender of Eileen.”
Advice for setting boundaries with a Snapchat-happy summer fling.
I’m not saying it’s unoriginal; it just comes as no surprise.
A longish list of SUPER-long books.
Places/ways to literally chill out this summer.
Books to binge on.
Plus new Florence + the Machine, pizza topped with pizza, and manic pixie nightmare girls.
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!