Small ways to be kinder to the Earth.
Uncomfortable brushes with mortality and gender.
Disappearing into the darkness.
The most important elements of my childhood were Michelle Branch’s music, a Geo Prizm, and my mother.
It felt almost like we were going somewhere.
Some songs are with you for life, whether you know it or not.
Tips to prevent you from getting ripped off.
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!