The organizers of the Feminine Empowerment Movement Slam on poetry, creating space for feminine voices, and fostering community.
The band on their new album, growing up, and turning heartbreak into songs you can dance to.
A story about black womanhood, resilience, and faith.
The singer on self-love, healing, and her new song, “Wherever U Go.”
Recommended reading for healing, understanding, motivation, and instruction.
The premiere of the singer’s upbeat Motown-inspired track.
A documentary about teen girls. Plus: Immigration raids in sanctuary cities, & more.
Michelle Obama helps Yara Shahidi with college apps, Frank Ocean drops a new single, & more.
Music for when you’re feeling lonely.
September's theme is REBIRTH. 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!