Music for when you’re feeling connected.
Songs that ring real and true to the singer.
The London-based singer’s favorite songs.
Rookie readers’ creativity shines bright in this gallery.
“Hopefully, everyone else likes it. If not, too bad. It’s my music.”
Songs about the search for approval.
The writer’s favorite songs about more love, more longing, more fun.
“I trust my artistic path, no matter where it takes me. I’m not afraid anymore.”
I’ve never met one who hated herself.
Songs in odd time signatures.
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!