The writer/director on capturing real moments, developing your own techniques, and amplifying other people’s stories.
The filmmaker on his new movie Moonlight, complicity in oppressive systems, bullying, and the importance of self-definition.
A photo diary of some of this year’s greatest scenes.
Exploring town with my favorite planet.
Does the weirdness ever go away?
Greetings from Florida.
Pals forever we will always be.
Photos of neither here nor there.
Maybe I’ll stay awhile.
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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!