There isn’t one box to hold it all.
They helped me become myself.
I’m African-American, and my great-grandmother was Chickasaw.
They help me get things done.
Why don’t any of my cinematic heroes look like me?
My queerness is an ongoing project.
We’re one and the same Al.
Trying to discover where we fit, and tripping over ourselves in the process.
Sook-Yin Lee reflects on grief, perms, and her new music video.
Hello! December’s theme is POTENTIAL.
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!