Category Archives: 2019

  1. Notes on the Fiction Selections

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    December 21, 2019 by The Citron Review

    A few weeks ago, my youngest said the greatest words he has ever uttered: “Mama, I want to read all …
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  2. Sign of Life

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    December 21, 2019 by The Citron Review

    by Sean Pravica   Her neighbor’s husband died. She knocked on the door. No answer. The house was two stories, …
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  3. Peer

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    December 21, 2019 by The Citron Review

    by Shannon K. Winston   Peer (n.v.):   When you say peer, I hear pear. I think of the day …
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  4. The Topography of Tears

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    December 21, 2019 by The Citron Review

    by Denton Loving   As a boy, I cried despite my father’s warnings—I was too old, boys don’t cry, crying …
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  5. The Farrier

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    December 21, 2019 by The Citron Review

    by Lisa Tuininga   George is his name, and he’s Mexican, he tells me as I’m writing his check for …
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  6. i want to start a podcast but

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    December 21, 2019 by The Citron Review

    by Savannah Slone   Today I meant to go to the post office, to reapply for state insurance for my …
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  7. Babyland

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    December 21, 2019 by The Citron Review

    by DS Levy   They cling to shepherd’s hooks, these dirty grey teddy bears. Hanging from butcher’s string, they look …
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  8. The Soldier on the Mountain

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    December 21, 2019 by The Citron Review

    by Bleriana Myftiu   One hot summer morning a soldier, disobeying his orders, left his post on the mountain and …
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  9. Kids in the Hall

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    December 21, 2019 by The Citron Review

    by Will McMillan   On its feet after the first half of the meeting, the congregation in question had only …
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  10. Notes on the Poetry Selections

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    December 21, 2019 by The Citron Review

    I still have my childhood stocking. It reads ERIC in white letters, stitched on a green background with a plump …
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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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