Learning to be kinder to ourselves.
A time capsule and self-care activity rolled into one easy project.
Is there some standard way to practice self-care?
Put your mental health first.
When is it just avoidance?
Tips for soothing yourself after a separation.
A guide to cutting ties and creating distance when your loved ones aren’t fighting the same fight as you.
Holding on to wholeness in the face of adversity and change.
A profile of Tina Lawson. Plus: Amy Rose Spiegel on beauty, and more.
Strategies for prioritizing your politics and your well-being.
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!