Bleak December was a poetry zine by Jum Dapkus.
Bleak December described itself as a "journal devoted to weird, fantasy, science fiction and epic verse". It was published in Coloma, Wisconsin, U.S.A. in the 1970s. Issue 8 was released in 1976.
Contributors included G. Sutton Breiding (The Punk-Surrealist Cafe), Joseph Payne Brenner (Macabre, Essence), Steve Eng, Michael Fantina, W. Paul Ganley (Eerie Country), Gary Gygaz, Jim Pianfetti, Jessica Amanda Salmonson (Fantasy Macabre), Walter Shedlofsky (Inner Circle), Richhard L. Tierney, and Neal Wilgus.