Music for end-of-the-school-year blues.
Music for when things get difficult.
Being with you is heavenly.
Deep talk about middle school, high school, college, boys, etc.
Songs about embracing your own other-ness.
The Dear Diary club loses a member.
Plus thoughts on cultural appropriation and race, Coachella for dads, and the best Beyoncé tribute you’ll ever see.
Rookie is no longer publishing new content, but we hope you'll continue to enjoy the archives, or books, and the community you've helped to create. Thank you for seven very special years! ✴
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!