Music for when things get difficult.
Songs that are a bit rough around the edges.
Music that transports you to a faraway place.
A great-outdoors-appropriate mixtape.
A new song and a chat about putting creative work into the world.
The pictures that were floating in the background this month.
Relax and float downstream.
Music that makes everything else fade away.
For when the world is too much with you.
The ultimate musical freedom.
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!