On shedding a previous life experience, unlearning, and relearning.
A story about black womanhood, resilience, and faith.
An essay about learning your truth one step at a time.
The legendary country music star on her love for music and giving back.
It’s not God, it’s me.
Love, camel pose, and prayer.
Maybe all things can exist, imperfect, and be met with appreciation and understanding.
Returns to prayer, optimism, and free time.
Losing pixels. Finding faith.
Everyone grows up with their own version of lies.
August's theme is WORK IN PROGRESS. 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!