In emotional limbo.
A video premiere, plus a pep talk on being proud of yourself.
Gossip, competition, and searching for community.
“I was so excited to be a teenager.”
“The girls I draw don’t need anyone, they don’t want anyone. They are strong and stand alone.”
Karaoke cravings and feelings that are hard to pin down.
It’s a process.
The documentary producer is making things happen in LGBTQ film.
Curl up with some well-loved essays, galleries, and guides.
July’s theme is ORIGIN STORY. For details on how to send us your work, please read our Submit page. ✴
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!