Esme Blegvad is a writer and illustrator from London who lives in Brooklyn. Stalk her on Tumblr and Instagram.
A comic about my experience with excoriation disorder, aka chronic skin-picking.
How you and your family can look out for each other when a loved one is sick.
Little things to do for yourself when you feel overwhelmed.
You can do it.
Advice on what to do when you’re caught in the middle of a messy divorce.
It’s the ultimate blank canvas of life.
Where I would live if money were no object, I could have anything I wanted, and wishes always came true.
An overview of a lifetime relationship with religion.
Here for you if you need a holiday escape.
A conversation about creativity and mental health.
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!