Pay attention to the signals.
Why it’s imperative to believe survivors of sexual violence.
Plus new Zadie Smith brilliance, love to Kesha, and an update on #BringBackOurGirls.
The emotional work of getting over trauma.
Is it OK to love art by terrible people?
Plus memories of Philip Seymour Hoffmann, Pussy Riot’s big week, and a look behind the scenes of Mean Girls.
No question’s too big or too small for us to have STRONG OPINIONS about.
I felt like I was about to have the best night of my life, so I took a deep breath and I jumped.
Books that helped us come of age.
October’s theme is CAST OF CHARACTERS. 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!