I wish someone had told me when I was 13 that it was OK to be a monster.
Women who famously went their own way.
Plus a new Princess Diaries book, thoughts on #bringbackourgirls, amazing poetry, and more.
Plus a cat café, new music from Brody Dalle, a look at racist microaggressions in academia, et plus!
Plus a tribute to Marina Keegan, the cutest pig on Instagram, and the ever-wonderful Tilda Swinton.
Plus moon discoveries, a Hole reunion, and a stunning essay about race.
Plus the science of selfies, Kathleen Hanna newness, and Harriet the Spy’s 50th birthday.
Plus One Direction goodness, post-Grammys feelings, and two different looks at young female athletes.
Hello! December’s theme is POTENTIAL.
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!