Politics in the U.K., race in the U.S., and tragedy in France.
Ambivalent at Pride, and being called “too extreme for an Asian girl.”
Challenging the stereotypes surrounding women in sports. Plus: #LeanInTogether, & more.
Learning to be myself, unapologetically.
Being “well-spoken” and “acting white” doesn’t protect me.
Liking cute things doesn’t make me shallow.
On being a perpetual kid.
I was not going to let this stupid piece of plastic spell the end of my culinary career.
How I stopped hating sports.
August’s theme is DESIRE. 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!