Thoughts on Ferguson and the rest of the world.
Most of our beliefs come from our own experiences—but it’s way too easy to stop there.
My true ethnicity is a secret I have never tried to keep.
Plus new Ex Hex, Arabelle’s closet, and “Yellow Flicker Beat.”
It was a rough week, but we’re trying to find the bright moments.
I assumed that I was selected for the Teen Tournament because I’m black.
The music that once united us is tearing us apart.
Plus moon discoveries, a Hole reunion, and a stunning essay about race.
Hello! October's theme is GLORY.
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!