Category Archives: 2019

  1. Knitting

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    June 21, 2019 by The Citron Review

    by Carla Scarano D’Antonio   Knit three, purl three: thirty three stitches for Peter’s jacket sleeve. 5mm needles. I chose …
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  2. Coverings

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    June 21, 2019 by The Citron Review

    by Anita Goveas   Because I don’t know how to pleat my sari, and You Tube tells you how they …
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  3. Odds Are

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    June 21, 2019 by The Citron Review

    by Julie Watson   Women often fall prey to inertia, my gynecologist says. From somewhere under the gown tented over …
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  4. When You’re at Daddy’s

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    June 21, 2019 by The Citron Review

    by Elyse Giaimo   Off goes the duck nightlight. “Thanks,” I say, “but Eva’s with her father.” His orange bill …
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  5. Fancy for Broken

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    June 21, 2019 by The Citron Review

    by Kelle Schillaci Clarke   You are baking red velvet cupcakes for Valentine’s Day. Cream cheese frosting and heart-shaped sprinkles. …
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  6. Child’s Play

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    June 21, 2019 by The Citron Review

    by Megan Anning   Sparrows flutter in the dirt, ruffling their wings, swishing dust about. Theresa watches nearby. Theresa loves …
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  7. What About Me?

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    June 21, 2019 by The Citron Review

    by Phyllis Reilly   The year is 1951. I am nine years old. For most of my life my father …
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  8. The Dream of Her Long Dying

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    June 21, 2019 by The Citron Review

    by Mary Grimm   We gave my mother away, my sister and I, bridesmaids to her dying, not knowing our …
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  9. If By Cadillac You Meant a Pinto

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    June 21, 2019 by The Citron Review

    by A. Grifa Ismaili (for Lilsbw & Urmi)   The first time I heard this kat read it was the …
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  10. My Daughter Haunts

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    June 21, 2019 by The Citron Review

    by David Galloway   My daughter haunts the house like a quiet poltergeist, moving through rooms leaving markers that she’s …
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🍋10th Anniversary

Fall 2019 IssueSeptember 23rd, 2019
90 days to go.

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The Summer 2019 Issue of the The Citron Review is brimming with amazing contributors. We want to thank them and hope you'll thank them too! Erik Moellering, Andrea Jurjević, David Galloway, Jennifer Metsker, Kendall Babl, Rogan Kelly, B.J. Best, Melanie McGee Bianchi, Emanuele Pettener, Thomas De Angelis, A. Grifa Ismaili, Julie Watson, Jill Chmelko, Kelle Schillaci Clarke, Phyllis Reilly, Elyse Giaimo, Anita Goveas, Mary Grimm, Carla Scarano D’Antonio, Megan Anning. #amreading #anonlinejournalofbriefliterature
Catch up with our managing editor @ericsteineger in the latest issue of Tinderbox Poetry Journal. #saturdayread #amreading #TheCitronreview #tinderboxpoetryjournal https://tinderboxpoetry.com/catching-up-with-tinderbox
In Citron’s 10th summer issue on this longest day in the sun we bring you stories of vulnerability and meaning. We also offer something new. As part of our 10th anniversary we have created Zest, a place for our editors to share essays, reviews, and other posts in between our four annual issues. Zest’s first feature is a review written by Managing Editor and Senior Poetry Editor @ericsteineger. You can find his review of @jerzypoet's debut chapbook, Demolition in the Tropics as the last item in our summer issue and on Zest’s page. It’s been an amazing ten years of stories. In September we will publish the fall issue as well as a look back at 10 years of The Citron Review. To our readers and contributors, thank you for being a part of our story. #CitronSix #CitronStories #Summer2019 #SummerIssue #TheCitronReview #cheersto10years #amreading #summersolstice #summerreading
"Immaculate" by Anne-Marie Hoeve takes us into the secret life of spoons in this carefully arranged micro fiction. https://citronreview.com/2019/03/20/immaculate/ #amreading #thecitronreview #spring2019
Christopher Rabley's "I Can See Her" is his second publication in The Citron Review and we join him in Taipei City for a most trying time. His first nonfiction story is from 2017, "Speak to Me". Please read them together, if you wish. https://citronreview.com/2019/03/20/i-can-see-her/ https://citronreview.com/2017/12/21/speak-to-me/ #amreading #thecitronreview #spring2019
We are expanding our team of editors. This fall marks our 10 year anniversary as a volunteer operated journal, and we look forward to another ten. We love what we do and hope that you will consider joining us. Send your inquiries to citronreview at gmail.com. Open until filled #TheCitronReview #amreading #CreativeNonfiction https://citronreview.com/

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