Fjords Reviews

The Sleep of Reason
by Morri Creech

October 17, 2014

The Sleep of Reason

The Sleep of Reason is like a fantastic milkshake: Greedy readers who try to consume it quickly will end up with a headache, but those who pace themselves are in for a treat. The book, Creech’s third, is lent flavor and density by his exquisite craftsmanship... read more >

Fiction
American Neolithic
by Terence Hawkins

October 2, 2014

American Neolithic

In American Neolithic, Terence Hawkins has created an entirely possible and bleak near future where the US has traded civil liberties for the illusion of safety. Hawkins’s second novel has us fully entrenched in a police state in a terrifying portrayal of what could be if we took one step further, one misstep, if one dirty bomb went missing... read more >

Art
Subverting the Realist Impulse in the Work of Shauna Born
by Robert Anderson

October 9, 2014

Subverting the Realist Impulse in the Work of Shauna Born

Shauna Born’s latest series of drawings, Christopher Sunset, opened at Kartharine Mulherin Contemporary Art Projects. Approaching the gallery, it’s hard to believe Toronto’s West Queen West was once a derelict district dominated by a sprawling, archaic mental institution... read more >

Monthly Verse
Egret
by Allison LaSorda

October 2, 2014

Such an ugly word,
for a delicate bird;
so growling in its evocation
it stirs up the unfamiliar
opposite of winged flight:... read more >

Fjords - Art Cinema

Past Issues
CURRENT ISSUE
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

SPRING 2014

POETRY
Sarah Palin Erased

INTERVIEW
Phillip Gross

SHORT STORY
Erik Martiny

ESSAY
Jeffrey Skinner

ART
Paul Kolker