Doses of realness.
New short stories by Helen Oyeyemi. Plus: Cures for love, Rihanna, and more.
If selfies were songs!
Rihanna’s “Work,” the Shaggs, and the relatable Frances Ha.
Rihanna’s new video, a “mind-reading” dress, Delilah, and more.
Girls grow up, and sometimes we do it with a bang.
Kanye West, the Supreme Court, and the aesthetics of food.
A new feature in which we share our favorite things from the internet!
An album premiere, plus thoughts on how bragging can be a good thing.
Give and Take’s background images, for your viewing pleasure.
January’s theme is POSSIBILITY. 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!