Songs about the search for approval.
Kim’s selfies, transgender activism in Central America, and more.
We all need a little help sometimes.
Colorism still exists, even in our celebrations of black beauty.
Learn valuable lessons from your favorite artist.
The musician and activist was everything all at once.
Songs about saying what’s on your mind.
Plus Amy Sedaris’s beauty tips, lip-syncing Tom Cruise, and a new study on friendship.
♥ For you ♥
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!