This month’s backgrounds: Mostly fossils, old maps, and vintage paint by numbers.
The music that once united us is tearing us apart.
Plus moon discoveries, a Hole reunion, and a stunning essay about race.
A premiere of her new video, and a conversation about what makes kids so much smarter than adults.
Two new songs by one of Chicago’s most promising rappers.
The funk of 40 thousand years.
Sixteen-year-old me would be disgusted with current me.
If all the world’s a stage, these women will help you dress for it.
May’s theme is HOMESTRETCH.
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!