Two culture podcasts and a classic teen TV show to add to your queue.
Pride can be inhibiting, and freeing.
All the hottest suits for fat girls—and how you’re going to look great in them.
I don’t need to look “good” to be worthy of basic respect.
Platform sandals, modest dressing in hot weather, and tons more style ideas!
Tons of self-doubt, and affirmations, too.
Knowing you’re allowed to love your body is only the first step.
I totally wanted liposuction—until I got it.
I wish TV shows and movies didn’t make me feel like being fat is a joke.
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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!