Negotiating the need for affirmation.
“I’m ashamed that I’m not truly comfortable in my own skin.”
Two-tone, gradient, and glossy lipstick looks.
Being in the minority is hard, but you’re not alone.
Give us a break from bullies, extracurriculars, and mood swings.
On a plane to Turkey. And welcoming our new diarist Fatma!
How the musician Roseau got over longing to belong.
How to make people feel included.
What do you do when you can’t ignore bullies anymore?
September's theme is INFINITY.
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!