Bombus, the Latin name for the genus of the bumblebee, is part of the larger family ‘Apidae’.  Bombus Press is a quarterly literary and arts magazine, founded in 2016 by three students, to curate a collection of the best poetry, prose, and art on the internet.


Check out our submissions page for more details.


Karen Guan
Art Editor

Karen is currently a junior at the Rhode Island School of Design, majoring in Graphic Design. She loves bees and other fluffy looking things, as well as the masterpieces that are Steven Universe and Adventure Time. 

Marilyn Schotland
Poetry Editor

Marilyn Schotland is a 20-year-old poet, currently studying History of Art and French Language at the University of Michigan. Her published work has appeared in L'Éphémère Review, Occulum, and The 3228 Review. She likes peaches, Hieronymus Bosch paintings, and winter seascapes. 

J. Ransel Romine IV
Fiction Editor

J. Ransel Romine IV is an undergraduate at Temple University, studying History and Spanish. Fae enjoys modernism, critical theory, Beethoven, and peanut butter sandwiches. Fae worked as an editor at Danse Macabre, an online literary magazine now defunct.