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.
August’s theme is DESIRE. For details on how to send us your work, please read our Submit page. ✴
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!