Under the Gum Tree is an independent and reader-supported literary arts 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?
Neighbors, by Chelsea Schott
Driving to Find Home, by Mark Liebenow
Right Foot, Left Foot, by Melissa Cronin
Contact, by Ann Gamble
Alvin Toffler and My Baby Boy, by Christopher Drabick
Market Day, a photo essay by David Pace
Raspberry Grandma, by Eliana Osborn
Lyrics and Panic: The Time My Mom Found My Tapes and the Devil, by Brad Guillory
Creating Artifacts, by Phyllis Brotherton
Between Weekends, by Abi Bechtel
My Halloween Ritual: The History of a Coping Mechanism, by Benjamin Winterhalter
Visual art by Scott Helmes