Steps I take to get out of my head and experience the world.
High school isn’t the only way to get an education.
There’s no tune like a showtune.
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.
December’s theme is TIME TRAVEL. 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!