Music for bonding.
Reflecting on loss and identity.
Photos of family and friends.
Finding ways to pursue our dreams, and sibling love.
The woman behind the holiday. Plus: More news we’re reading.
A handful of things that bring the comedian joy.
New poetry by Rookie readers.
I had to veer from the course my mom and I set out for me.
Five teenagers talk about encountering bigotry at home.
September’s theme is ON THE VERGE. 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!