Turning 18, and encounters with masculinity.
Hyper-aware of violence all around.
Twitter takes on street harassment. Plus: Remembering the Charleston massacre, and more.
Meet one of L.A.’s few female barbers. Plus: Adele’s new music video, the secret history of hoodies, & more.
Chaos, heartbreak, and a car accident.
Nothing is OK.
What’s new? Everything! And nothing.
Some ways to say, “It’s not OK.”
Sometimes I like attention from strangers.
Going to extremes, and coming back again.
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!