The savviest writers. The best artists. Sending scouts deep into the Portland, Oregon, literature and arts scene, Buckman Journal brings together the city’s exceptional talent and presents them to the greater world. Delivered with gusto and sharp visuals, the publication dares to revitalize the printed form.
The journal is named after an inner-southeast Portland neighborhood, one of many hubs that drive the city. To learn what’s happening NOW, there are few that give the inside lane like Buckman Journal.
Print: 174 pages. Full color. Large trade paperback 7.5” x 9.25”
Letter From The Editor
Hot Box by Craig Foster. Flash fiction. Art by Wooden Cyclops.
KISS FIGHT KISS by Jessica Dylan Miele. Short story. Photography by Kate Woodman
Old Portland by Rich Perin. Short story. Illustrated by Jodie Beechum
Really Awesome and Poor by Tammy Gomez. Essay. Paintings by Ruth Shively
More Human Achievements by Lauren Hunter. Poetry. Photo collage by Annika Izora
The Untitled by Jennifer Hayler. Short story. Photography by Brendon Burton.
Tokyo Free Time by Craig Foster. Flash fiction. Wooden Cyclops Illustration.
Disposable Memories by Raechel Wolfe. Interview. Photography by Corbin Corbin
Axis/Praxis by E.L. Hopkins. Short story. Digital art by Braeden Cox
PAY DAY by Hugh Newell. Graphic Narrative
Manhattan Does Not Get Up, Stand Up For Marley and Tosh. Memoir. Paintings by M3AT
Morocco And My First Eid Kabir by Tiara Darnell. Memoir
South Texas Gift de Thrift by Bonnie Ilza Cisneros. Mixed genre. Susan Sage paintings.
Self Made Woman by Denise Chanterelle Dubois. Memoir excerpt. Collages by Stephanie Hatch
Checking Out by Craig Foster. Flash fiction. Wooden Cyclops Illustration
Consort by Merridawn Duckler. Short story. Jamila Clarke Photographs