“I need to find the spaces, internally and externally, where I can just be.”
A story of self-discovery and independence.
I’m a reflection to the world.
On a plane to Turkey. And welcoming our new diarist Fatma!
How the musician Roseau got over longing to belong.
I didn’t feel like I belonged in either of my homelands.
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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!