BLOOM is a publication of Arts in Bloom Project, Inc., a non-profit dedicated to queer artists, writers, and audiences. BLOOM was founded to support the work of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgendered writers and artists and to foster the appreciation of queer literature and creation. BLOOM published 10 issues between 2004 and 2016, and planning is underway for a relaunch in 2021.
"Challenge[s] the stereotype that gay and lesbian publishing is mostly erotic." - The New York Times
"The most exciting new queer literary publication to emerge in years." - Edmund White