In which we talk about songwriting, bravery, stupid ideas, presenting a life plan to parents, Sia, Cyndi Lauper, and Emotion (her album, but also feelings).
The author of Hark! A Vagrant tells us about her new collection of comics.
The premiere of a gorgeous, hilarious video by one of our favorite music makers.
An interview with the cabaret performer and comedian Bridget Everett.
Give and Take’s background images, for your viewing pleasure.
August 2015: “Hot N Cold”
A YouTube mastermind tells us all her internet-based secrets.
Interviews with the peers/friends/role models who most inspire me.
“Mixtapes are time capsules,” and other observations from the full-time DJ.
Two of our favorite dudes pick each others’ brains/explode our hearts.
August’s theme is DESIRE. For details on how to send us your work, please read our Submit page. ✴
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!