Advice on accepting your spots, scars, and other skin differences.
I will be myself, bravely.
Notes after therapy.
An ode to Tyler, the Creator. And a pep talk on self-love.
My childhood nickname does not define me.
An ode to carefree, totally unencumbered individuals.
Cue the “pretty on fleek” mantra.
However I look, I’m just as I should be.
Ignore the voices calling you a “selfish millennial.”
July's theme is SOULMATES.
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!