Bloom Literary Magazine

Bloom is the literary magazine of Elms College, featuring the writing, photography, and artwork of Elms College students, faculty and staff.

All members of the Elms community are invited to contribute and share their work in BloomTo be considered for publication, your work must be submitted online by by midnight on February 14, 2016. 

What we're looking for:

  • Poetry
  • Short Fiction
  • Essays
  • Artwork

Here are the guidelines:

  • Up to five works (art or writing)
  • Up to 10 pages total
  • 1 poem per page
  • 12 point font for writing
  • Writing in a DOC, DOCX, or PDF format
  • Artwork in JPG or PDF format
  • Name and genre of piece in the subject line

How to submit your work:


  • Email us at

Bloom 2012

Bloom 2013