Happiness can be defined without anyone else’s input.
In defense of taking pictures of yourself.
An excerpt from the new book The First Collection of Criticism by a Living Female Rock Critic.
Some ways to say, “It’s not OK.”
Sometimes I like attention from strangers.
No one is allowed to make you feel unsafe.
A report from both sides of the male gaze.
Remaking the set of Friends, Cori B., and the bewitching tale of the reclusive Lykovs.
I collected compliments from boys like Pokémon cards.
September's theme is INFINITY.
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!