Girls grow up, and sometimes we do it with a bang.
Plus: Sandra Bland, crossword puzzles, and Bei Bei the panda.
Plus: #1000BlackGirlBooks, Beyoncé and Coldplay, Gilmore Girls, and a really cute video.
A first listen of the band’s new song, plus a conversation on change.
“Since I found out that I love myself, I love taking care of her, too.”
Sometimes glamour isn’t as fun as it looks.
October 2015: Glory
September 2015: A cover of Beyoncé’s “Me, Myself and I.”
Songs that celebrate being you and another you.
Plus a Patti Smith mini-series, Science invents goth ball pits, and thoughts on sex ed and body image.
August’s theme is FILL IN THE BLANK.
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!