Is the Super Bowl so different from the Oscars? How do you start a WOC punk band? Is it still the ’90s?
I don’t have to be the best at everything—do I?
Sometimes quitting is the best option.
We have each other to fall back on.
It’s a way to understand how I fit into this world.
The NFL analyst on why it’s OK to be critical of the things you love.
An exclusive new track and a chat about putting friendship first.
I can motivate myself to keep going.
Plus wisdoms on public speaking and GETTIN’ ACTIVE.
Who doesn’t love the triumph of good over evil, even if it IS super fake?
May's theme is GROWING PAINS. 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!