“Through the artists I look up to and the community I have cultivated, I now know that I am enough.”
A comic about envisioning what’s to come.
Our guide for starting off the school year better than ever.
The director and star of the movie Eighth Grade talk about the internet, acting, and growing up with anxiety.
Lessons learned from celebrity crushes.
I didn’t want to be ridiculed, and I was suppressing myself because of it.
Tips for those who are dreading going back, kinda excited about it, or somewhere in between.
A talking pig showed me that defining myself is a daily battle worth fighting.
Tips for successfully standing up to authority figures.
Interviews with our most daring friends.
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!