Meet two of our new diarists: Jao and Steffany!
Also: what to do when younger siblings are looking at the X-rated internet.
Other people’s accomplishments don’t have to dictate my own.
What happens when we have to move on?
“Young people are really standing up, and I hope I can be one of them.”
Before you choose a college, test its “sexual culture.”
An argument in favor of speaking up in class (even when it freaks you out).
Advice on moving out of the dorms, promoting your band, and your just-fancy-enough birthday party.
Doing well in school can be its own form of rebellion.
Let people with zero qualifications besides also being people guide your whole future within!
June’s theme is ADVENTURE.
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!