Fighting gender norms. Plus: The death of indie rock, “nice guys,” and more.
I’m feelin’ myself.
Streetlights! Sunlight! Limelight!
These songs might as well be garlic.
The images that inspired our 30-day getaway.
Plus the UK elects its youngest MP in a gazillion years, new music from M.I.A., and Tina Knowles Lawson’s letter to her daughters.
This month’s background images.
Plus an ensemble of music news, the return of Hansel and Zoolander, and Cindy Sherman emoji.
Songs about embracing your own other-ness.
Fearless songs for when you’re walking alone at night.
May's theme is HOMESTRETCH.
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!