Fjords Reviews

Fiction - Review
Going Down
by Chris Campanionid

Going Down

July 11, 2014

Chris Campanioni’s ambitious debut novel, Going Down, tells the story of model and journalist, Chris Selden. Unsure of what to do post-college, Selden finds himself tempted into a world of popularity and commodification as a fashion model. He is ultimately consumed by his own spectacle... read more >

Kay Rosen: Blingo
By Heather Zises

Kay Rosen: Blingo

June 27, 2014

Renowned for her text-based works, American artist Kay Rosen uses language as her primary material and subject for her paintings, drawings, editions, and installations. By playing with different approaches to typography and layout, format and scale, space and color, Rosen’s compositions explore the many avenues of language and how it can be represented visually... read more >

Monthly Verse
The Balloonist
by Anthony Madrid

Monthly Verse

July 04, 2014

There was a balloonist from Madison,
Who refused, when we told him to jettison...
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Ezra Wube's at The Same Time

Ezra Wube's at The Same Time

June 27, 2014

Ezra Wube's "At the Same Moment" (2013) is a stop action animation painted on a single canvas. He states, "To make this animation I painted scenes of my daily commute from memory and photographed more >

Past Issues
Fjords - Volume 1, Issue 1 DEBUT

Art by Clay Witt, poetry by Carolyn Kreiter-Foronda, fiction by Stephen Wade.

Fjords - Volume 1, Issue 2 B/W PHOTO

Fiction by Peter Liu, poetry by Jonathan Greenhause, memoir by Verity Barudin.

Fjords - Volume 1, Issue 3 PROGRESSIVE

Poetry by Vanessa Blakeslee, paintings by Vadis Turner, and a review of Boy.

Fjords - Volume 1, Issue 4 PORTRAIT MASTERS

Art by Kehinde Wiley, fiction by Philip Kobylarz, and poetry by Nancy Carol Moody.

Fjords - Volume 2, Issue 1 LINE

Billy Collins Interviewed, fiction by Erik Martiny, prose by Ori Fienberg.

Fjords - Volume 2, Issue 2 YUMI SAKUGAWA

Jacob M. Appel Interviewed, art by Yumi Sakugawa, essay by Sean Carswell

Fjords - Volume 2, Issue 3


Sarah Palin Erased

Phillip Gross

Erik Martiny

Jeffrey Skinner

Paul Kolker