hey hey hey hey hey, on june 1,

by sophie

hey hey hey hey hey, on june 1, the 2nd annual gigantic sequins poetry and flash fiction contests will open. jericho brown will judge poetry, and lauren grodstein, flash fiction.  winners will receive — in addition to publication and an online feature — a cash prize of $50, along with a bucket of kickass whatnot generously donated by brazos bookstore, miel books, out of print clothing, and the rumpus. further details on our website

also on june 1, regular submissions for gigantic sequins season 5 will be open. we publish flash fiction, non-fiction, reviews, hybrid forms, black & white art and poetry.

as poetry editor, i’m particularly interested this season in seeing work with a lyric engine,. send me an animal with a machine heart. a machine with an animal heart. send it bloody and delicate.

you can also pre-order our forthcoming issue – issue 4.2 – featuring poetry from Kimberly Bruss, Doug Paul Case, Nik De Dominic, Meghan L. Dowling, Noelle KocotThomas Pescatore, Kylan Rice, Jordan Sanderson, and Allison Titus. not to be missed. 


cheers. hope to read your work soon.