Advice on taking your emotions and your work seriously.
James Dean and queer tenderness.
The animated band made me believe that I, too, could do something cool.
Finding a place in a fandom can feel like coming home.
Pages torn from the scrapbooks of ’00s fangirls.
An ode to Tyler, the Creator. And a pep talk on self-love.
A fan’s chronology of Justin Bieber’s career.
Soaking in the world, and becoming ourselves all over again.
Kermit LIVES, a quadruple rainbow sighting, and live-tweeting sex-ed.
We just want to say thank you.
July's theme is SOULMATES.
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!