Mom appreciation, and happy birthday to Fatma!
A birthday photo diary.
Watercolor and 16mm experiments.
Putting age in perspective.
Hermitude, birthday parties, and maybe becoming a jock?
Romanticized and screen-mediated love.
Turning 18, and encounters with masculinity.
“I can do it. I can move forward.”
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!