UTGT_Cover12Under the Gum Tree is an independent literary arts micro-magazine. Because we strive for authentic connections through vulnerability, we exclusively publish creative nonfiction and visual art. We try to publish quarterly, but mostly whenever we feel like it, and accept submissions year-round. Click here for complete submission guidelines and here for subscription options.

What’s inside the current issue?


The Frederick Boy, by Chelsea Schott

Rescue, by Robert Freedman

How to Pack a Suitcase, by Patrick Kindig

Sea Bright, New Jersey, by Janna Marlies Maron

Purgatory, a photo essay by Doug Dertinger

Sevim’s Serenity, by Justine Ickes¬†

Capturing the Beauty, by Rachel Lowrance

Mrs. Harris, by Lucy Black

visual art by Geoffrey Todd Smith