Category Archives: 2018

  1. Real People

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    December 21, 2018 by The Citron Review

    by Susan Eve Haar   This is how we meet: In the eye doctor’s waiting room, she stands in front …
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  2. We Have Vultures Now

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    December 21, 2018 by The Citron Review

    by Dakota Canon   The soldiers think they own us. Their guns give them authority and arrogance. Last night they …
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  3. Notes on the Poetry Selections

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    December 21, 2018 by The Citron Review

    Inside this Starbucks, one sees winter is coming. Every cup, snack, sign, and coffee-accompaniment is decked in shades of red …
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  4. Freedom

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    December 21, 2018 by The Citron Review

    by Andrea Marcusa   When the deep freeze thawed, the woman, who’d been imprisoned for months in that dank basement, …
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  5. Keyhole

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    December 21, 2018 by The Citron Review

    by M. Nasorri Pavone He asked her out on a blind date. They could meet but there’d be a door …
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  6. Notes on the Fiction Selections

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    December 21, 2018 by The Citron Review

    I am not a big fan of winter, to be completely honest. The days are short and cold and dark, …
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  7. Enfold

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    December 21, 2018 by The Citron Review

    by Tara Isabel Zambrano   After his death, my husband lives in the walls and fixtures of our home. They …
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  8. He Died We Left Him Til Morning

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    December 21, 2018 by The Citron Review

    by Christopher Gaumer   We laid him down, forty pounds of beagle. We took shovels; the earth opened easy, like …
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  9. Mirage

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    December 21, 2018 by The Citron Review

    by Clara Burghelea The day was here and then it was not. It could be never more or less than …
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  10. He Is

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    December 21, 2018 by The Citron Review

    by Kerry Graham   It’s time to call his grandma. I haven’t seen him in I-don’t-want-to-count-how-many days, and I know …
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Leah Mueller's "escapee" is a resilient wisp of a poem. https://citronreview.com/2020/03/19/escapee/ Books include: Misguided Behavior, Tales of Poor Life Choices (Czykmate), Death and Heartbreak (WeaselPress), & Cocktails at Denny’s (AlienBuddhaPress.)
Contributor @jerzypoet has launched a new poetry journal, The Night Heron Barks. @heronbarks https://nightheronbarks.com/ We reviewed his poetry chapbook Demolition in the Tropics in our very first Zest - https://citronreview.com/2019/06/21/chapbook-review-by-eric-steineger/ #amreading #litmags
A chiller from contributor Cathy Ulrich's Murdered Ladies series - in the excellent new issue of @adroitjournal. https://theadroitjournal.org/issue-thirty-two/cathy-ulrich-prose/ We reviewed her Ghosts of You ( @okaydonkeymag) https://citronreview.com/2020/02/09/debut-fiction-review-by-jr-walsh/ #amreading #litmags
In "Polaroid" by @starlightgrrl, Charlotte Hamrick we see the big picture in a micro moment. Look closer in our Spring Issue! https://citronreview.com/2020/03/19/polaroid/ Charlotte Hamrick’s poetry, prose, and photography has been published in Foliate Oak, Moria Online, Connotation Press, Gone Lawn, The Rumpus and elsewhere. She is Creative Nonfiction Editor for Barren Magazine and lives in New Orleans with her husband and a menagerie of rescued pets. #amreading #microcreativenonfiction
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A parental pair of Creative Nonfiction pieces that's music to our ears: "Opera Mom" and "Opera Dad" brings transcendent melody to our Spring Issue. https://citronreview.com/2020/03/19/opera-dad/ https://citronreview.com/2020/03/19/opera-mom/ Claire T. Lawrence is a Professor of Creative Writing at Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania. She has a PhD in Fiction from the University of Houston - Creative Writing Program and an MFA in Fiction from the The University of Utah. She has published fiction, poetry, and memoir in numerous magazines including Crab Orchard Review, TriQuarterly Online, Event Magazine, Terra Nova, and Western Humanities Review. #amreading #creativenonfiction

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