Competitiveness, ego, and learning to ask for help.
The importance of wellness, support for Leslie Jones, & more.
Poetry by Rookie readers.
August 2016: Fill in the Blank
The history of a charged word, the new Ghostbusters movie, and more.
I shed my Cantonese foundation and have been searching for it ever since.
A teenage bedroom documentary.
I exist, I rebel, I prosper.
A Ramadan reflection. Plus: Banning body-shaming, girlhood in Russia, & more.
Seeking my reflection.
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!