What is so hard about texting back?
Tips on making your social life calmer.
Podcasts, videos, and apps that make us smile/think.
Thoughts on Drake’s new album. Plus: Protests in Mexico, Hollywood’s erasure of Asian actors, & more.
The software function is a fickle forever-friend.
How to keep your online information safe.
Texts I’ve thought about sending.
Advice for setting boundaries with a Snapchat-happy summer fling.
The perils of snooping.
She’s the person I want to be with all the time.
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!