Sook-Yin Lee reflects on grief, perms, and her new music video.
An interview with a 16-year-old who created something beautiful after losing her dad.
Waiting, wishing, and planning for change.
I definitely (don’t) believe in sanpaku.
He’s always been here with me.
Starting over again. And again.
A story in which nothing seems right.
Spots of joy peeking through the hurt.
Trying to be good to ourselves in the New Year.
Finding cheer in those we hold dear.
February’s theme is ON DISPLAY.
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!