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Joy Sandwich

Oct 17, 2016

On Episode 65 of the Joy Sandwich podcast, Non sits down with friend, coworker, and creative nonfiction extraordinaire, Janna Marlies Maron! Janna is the editor and publisher of Under the Gum Tree, which is a reader supported, quarterly literary arts magazine that publishes creative nonfiction and visual art. 

And guess what? Under the Gum Tree is celebrating its 5th anniversary! Not only is there no fee to submit your nonfiction stories this month, but there will also be an amazing simulcast/smorgasborde of creative nonfiction literary magazines on October 29 at 5 p.m. PT / 8 p.m. ET. Learn more here!

In this episode, Janna shares her origin story with reading, creative nonfiction, telling stories without shame, and the impetus for starting this amazing literary magazine. If you dig stories, you'll adore this episode!

Thanks to Janna for being a guest on Joy Sandwich, and thank you listeners for listening!

And as always, embrace your joy!


Janna sits front row center at a Paul McCartney concert!

Non scares two girls on his run!

Which one is more joyful? You decide! :D


Under the Gum Tree

Janna Marlies Maron

Janna on Instagram

Under the Gum Tree on Instagram

Under the Gum Tree's 5th Anniversary Simulcast

Under the Gum Tree on Facebook

Under the Gum Tree on Twitter

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