Filed under: issue #1 | Tags: Adam Wilson, Anya Yurchyshyn, Ben Blum, Dan Bevacqua, Derek Johnson, Doug Elsass, Ed Park, Gigantic, Gigantic magazine, Justin Taylor, Kenny Aquiles, Kristen O'Toole, Lauren Spohrer, Matt Di Paoli, Pedro Ponce, shane jones, tao lin, Yuka Igarashi
GIGANTIC #1 PREVIEW POST (1 of 3)
One-Sentence Prose Preview
The look of: I want to tear your bloody head off.
Derek Johnson as distorted by Rozalia Jovanovic
It was just large enough for me to fit my arm through.
Mostly I drive in search of half-wits at public libraries, all day bars, halfway houses, and Sears Roebucks.
…taking a wheel off a skateboard and taping the hamster to where the wheel was and trying to skateboard with one wheel as a hamster…
It wasn’t like there wasn’t discussion.
She asks me if I watched the news and I say I don’t watch the news and she should know that.
Matt Di Paoli
GO LOOK AT THE CALENDAR AND WRITE DOWN WHAT IT SAYS THEY DO ON WEDNESDAY YOU’LL KNOW WHAT I MEAN WHEN YOU SEE IT.
Our neighbors had been hosting a slumber party.
“Are we going to have to participate?” my husband asked.
He reminds me that it isn’t an ocean, it’s a river, and then he asks me what my problem is.
If asked, I would even say she is sweet all over, and would mean what I said, though of course this is figurative language.
Also, we lived in a village of giants.
Then he looked at porn on his grandfather’s computer and accidentally spilled jizz on his grandfather’s tackle box.
The nightly detonations continue.
“I’m not a bad girl,” she said, as if morality had something to do with it.
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