The wig-making and special-effects makeup star on sticking with what you love.
The singer-songwriter doesn’t care about being a “good” musician.
The best part of being a comedian? “The audience isn’t allowed to talk back.”
On breaking up with breakup songs.
A song premiere, plus a pep talk on creativity.
December 2014: “The House That Built Me”
“Life is too short to surround yourself with people who aren’t looking out for you.”
Best friends make the best music together.
An interview with an art collective that’s about camaraderie over competition.
October 2014: “Get to Know”
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!