Category Archives: Creative Nonfiction

  1. Notes on the Micros

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    March 21, 2021 by The Citron Review

    Spring means baseball. I believe it’s a poetic game. The green expanse, the dust clouds, the quiet waiting for the …
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  2. Notes on the Creative Nonfiction Selections

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    March 21, 2021 by The Citron Review

    In “Autobiographical Notes” from the 1984 edition of Notes of a Native Son James Baldwin turns his attention to how …
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  3. Mr. Fix-It

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    March 21, 2021 by The Citron Review

    by Gabriela Denise Frank   My father’s eyes were shit brown. His words. For most of his life, he worked …
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  4. Ricochet

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    March 21, 2021 by The Citron Review

    by Jennifer Lang   Gee, what a nice surprise! my 83-year-old father says when he sees me and asks when …
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  5. How to Become a Thinker: a Chinese Room

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    March 21, 2021 by The Citron Review

    by Wenxin Tang   Part I First, you don’t get to see surroundings as they are. The grass is a …
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  6. 1996

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    March 21, 2021 by The Citron Review

    by Tom McAllister   In eighth grade, we read Catcher in the Rye and Of Mice and Men; I spent …
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  7. Ugh, Uub.

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    March 21, 2021 by The Citron Review

    by Shakirah Peterson   Where the Black people at? I ask the Black man next to me. He’s playing DragonBall …
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  8. Long Before They Declared It An Epidemic

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    March 21, 2021 by The Citron Review

    by Michelle Site   (1) Anxiety or tension associated with the stress of everyday life usually does not require treatment …
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  9. Guide to Taking Care of My Dog Who Has Cancer and a Herniated Disc, But Whom I Brought to Paris Anyway

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    December 22, 2020 by The Citron Review

    by Katie Roseau   Here is a guide to taking care of Milou this week while I’m gone. THANK YOU, …
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  10. Notes on the Creative Nonfiction Selections

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    December 21, 2020 by The Citron Review

    A few years ago for nine uncanny weeks I dated a man who worked nights and each morning while the …
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