Learning to be kinder to ourselves.
A time capsule and self-care activity rolled into one easy project.
Is there some standard way to practice self-care?
Put your mental health first.
When is it just avoidance?
Tips for soothing yourself after a separation.
A guide to cutting ties and creating distance when your loved ones aren’t fighting the same fight as you.
Holding on to wholeness in the face of adversity and change.
A profile of Tina Lawson. Plus: Amy Rose Spiegel on beauty, and more.
Strategies for prioritizing your politics and your well-being.
May’s theme is GRADUATION. 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!