I thought I needed everyone to like me.
Let’s give the super-gross aspects of human existence a big ol’ hug.
An ode to Tyler, the Creator. And a pep talk on self-love.
A collection of reader poetry.
But I’m learning to let go.
I’ve never met one who hated herself.
April 2015: Both Sides Now
Getting our own backs—literally.
I flaunt ’em.
This new year hasn’t quite sunk in yet.
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!