Finding a place in a fandom can feel like coming home.
Pages torn from the scrapbooks of ’00s fangirls.
The author of Kill the Boy Band on how fan fiction made her a better writer.
How the Music Sanctuary—a non-profit that sends teens to concerts—came to exist.
I’ve never met one who hated herself.
April 2014: Freja and Johanna
“I really wish to meet them, to become great friends or more.”
May’s theme is HOMESTRETCH.
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!