Toni Morrison, Junot Díaz, and more writers respond to the presidential election.
Advice on feeling confident in flashy outfits.
A queer friendly/gender-neutral mix for when your heart is feeling bruised.
Songs of fantasy, imagination, and joy.
An unexpected song by the two stars, new art from Ai Weiwei, and details on the EgyptAir crash.
Plus One Direction’s first music video without Zayn, stream the new Beach House album, and drinkable books.
Willow Smith on the next level, Run the Jewels’ tribute to Ferguson, Drake at the Degrassi reunion, and more.
Plus the UK elects its youngest MP in a gazillion years, new music from M.I.A., and Tina Knowles Lawson’s letter to her daughters.
A song premiere, plus tips for overcoming self-doubt.
Plus deep-sea creatures, protests in Mexico, Leslie Feinberg, and the BEST interview with…Drake’s vocal coach?
July’s theme is ORIGIN STORY. 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!