Esme Blegvad is a writer and illustrator from London who lives in Brooklyn. Stalk her on Tumblr and Instagram.
It’s a nice place to be, with no one but me.
Create an array of alter egos.
My childhood nickname does not define me.
There’s something liberating about just letting it all out in front of strangers.
A game that you can only win by daring yourself.
Or just trace all over the place.
Made with L-O-V-E.
Fill-in-the-blank stories that are a mad-fun break/escape.
It’s like having a cartoon on you at all times.
June’s theme is ADVENTURE.
Here’s what kinds of submissions we’re looking for, plus info on how to send us your work. ✴
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!