“Never underestimate anyone or anything, especially not yourself.”
The politician talks about taking a stand for what you believe in.
The space engineer talks about antimatter, rocket landings, and life on Mars.
The Veep writer on how humor can be a survival tool.
The founder of Girls Who Code on why “failure is really, really, really important.”
The NFL analyst on why it’s OK to be critical of the things you love.
A YouTube mastermind tells us all her internet-based secrets.
“Mixtapes are time capsules,” and other observations from the full-time DJ.
An interview with the writer about mythology, rejection, and diversity in YA fiction.
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!