Trips to the city, Cakes da Killa, and never ever tidying up.
Postcards from a Carly Rae Jepsen concert.
When the songs were SO good, you can crash SO hard.
How the Music Sanctuary—a non-profit that sends teens to concerts—came to exist.
A dose of excitement to balance out the stress.
Inspiration and encouragement everywhere.
A photo diary under cover of night.
A bittersweet end-of-summer diary.
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!