The first chapter of a new comic series.
Hearing stories about my aunt limited my view of my mental illness. Talking to her expanded it.
The illustrator on her work and being vulnerable.
“The girls I draw don’t need anyone, they don’t want anyone. They are strong and stand alone.”
A win for trans students in New York City. Plus: Daria’s long-lasting appeal, & more.
It’s a process.
Romanticized and screen-mediated love.
The premiere of a hypnotic new song, plus a chat about mental health.
The University of Vermont shows solidarity with Black Lives Matter. Plus: More news from around the ’net.
A comic about coping with agoraphobia.
September's theme is REBIRTH. 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!