What to do when pals won’t accept that you and a person are just friends.
Recommended reading about identity, family, and wisdom.
Students demand that schools protect immigrants.
Americans voice their anger at the result of the presidential election.
Hot heat, long grass, and blue sky forever.
Songs that will get you in the zone.
Sisterhood and the ocean bring healing.
She’s my GPS.
Our advice? Don’t compromise who you are during rush week.
A queer friendly/gender-neutral mix for when your heart is feeling bruised.
Rookie is no longer publishing new content, but we hope you'll continue to enjoy the archives, or books, and the community you've helped to create. Thank you for seven very special years! ✴
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!