DEAR LOS ANGELES / FICTION / ISSUE 3: WINTER 2016

“Big Boy” by Wendy Rainey (FICTION)

BY WENDY RAINEY There was a time when the Big Boy Combo, consisting of the original double-decker cheeseburger, fries, side salad, and coke, was the biggest treat in the world for me. After the meal my parents would wait while I ran to the fiberglass statue out front. I climbed up onto the platform and hoisted myself up by grabbing one of Big … Continue reading

DEAR LOS ANGELES / ESSAYS / ISSUE 1: SUMMER 2015

“20 years after the L.A. Riots” by Jimmy “JIMBO” Recinos

And the time could not be more fitting.

I just got home after one of those more frustrating nights.

You know, one of those nights where you just want to burst through your door to run to your bed and take hold of your pillows, not because you want to cry into them, but because you want to scream into them?

Or you know, one of those nights where you just really need a good walk, or just a really good drink, or just any god-damn really good something because damn this world can be so fucked up sometimes?

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