Breaking out on your own, makeup and power, and living with bipolar disorder.
Punk culture isn’t strictly white. Plus: Black women and sexual assault, and more.
Tips for finding a cheap pair of Docs, plus other life/style advice.
Advice on formal jumpsuits, looking cute in the cold, and punk-ifying mall clothes.
The festival offers me a place to belong.
A video premiere, and some thoughts on the importance of giving yourself a break.
“Sometimes it’s good to do something you’ll maybe regret later.”
Why have fun in the sun when you can be angry in the sun?
Plus safe-spaces, laughing with Cecily Strong, and the man who punched a bear.
“Be loud, be boisterous. Do what you need to do.”
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!