Two Songbirds Press

Your source for editorial assistance

under the gum tree, cnf, literary magazine, janna maron,

April 8, 2018
by queenofbirdpress
0 comments

The obligatory AWP post: Tampa, 2018

Attending the AWP conference gets easier every year. What was once overwhelming is now energizing. Obviously, some of this is experience: I know not to try to do everything; I pack nutrition and fluids in (peanut butter sandwiches, yogurt, water); … Continue reading

October 21, 2015
by queenofbirdpress
0 comments

Tonight’s Google Hangout with Gum Tree Live!

  Don’t forget about tonight’s Google Hangout with Gum Tree Live, at 5 pm Pacific time. Here’s our Google+ site.  Here’s the Under the Gum Tree Facebook page. The link to the reading will be in one or both of … Continue reading

October 5, 2015
by queenofbirdpress
0 comments

Fourth Anniversary for Under the Gum Tree

I received my print copy of Issue 17 today. It’s a fat one– 108 pages! And it is, as always, beautiful. The art on the cover and inside are interpretations of poetic forms by Scott Helmes, an artist who introduced … Continue reading

#AWP15

April 15, 2015
by queenofbirdpress
0 comments

The #AWP15 Rundown part 1: Small Press Publishers

The first year I attended the conference of the Association of Writers and Writing Programs, I went as a writer. I was really focused on improving my own writing and hearing amazing authors read their work. That role for me … Continue reading

October 8, 2014
by queenofbirdpress
0 comments

Under the Gum Tree 3rd Year Anniversary Reading

Under the Gum Tree Issue 13 October 2014 is here and gorgeous! Have you purchased your digital or print subscription? Our three-year anniversary issue features stories by J.J. Anselmi, Jonny Blevins, Brigitte Bowers, Mary Collins, Lesley Howard, Cannon Roberts, Kate Washington, and Wendy Patrice … Continue reading