UTGT_Cover14Under the Gum Tree
is an independent and reader-supported literary artsĀ micro-magazine. Because we strive for authentic connections through vulnerability, we exclusively publish creative nonfiction and visual art. We publish quarterly, and accept submissions year-round. Click here for complete submission guidelines and here for subscription options.

What’s inside the current issue?


You Were Here, by Sara Dobie Bauer

Crazy Story of How I Met My Father, by Mercedes Zapata

The Going and the Staying, by Jennifer E. Snyder

Lives Real and Imagined, a photo essay by Larry Blackwood

Saved By Cake, by Whitney Hayes

Four-Leaf Clover, by Hilary Camille

Springing, by Tom Hoisington

Signs (2002), by Susannah Clark

Visual art by Gale Hart