Both things are true: I’m proud to be queer, and I have so much more to offer than who I choose to kiss.
A video premiere, plus a chat with the band about driving around, watching each other grow, and rejecting stereotypes.
Notes from the race to success, a.k.a. college.
A story of self-discovery and independence.
March 2018: Team Spirit
On showing and telling for a white audience.
A visual interpretation of a poem by Mohammed El-Kurd.
Poetry by Rookie readers.
Reflecting on loss and identity.
“I felt a little muddled in my identity.”
July's theme is POINT OF VIEW. 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!