Category Archives: Creative Nonfiction

  1. Notes on the Creative Nonfiction Selections

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    March 19, 2020 by The Citron Review

    Parents. We all have them, in one version or another. The flesh and bone fathers who fed us breakfasts; the …
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  2. Notes on the Micros

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    March 19, 2020 by The Citron Review

    Everything’s too big. If the number is written down, the writer stops writing, starts crying. Again. The deaths multiply in …
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  3. Opera Dad

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    March 19, 2020 by The Citron Review

    by Claire T. Lawrence    1. Of the few things I know about you the most important is this: you …
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  4. Opera Mom

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    March 19, 2020 by The Citron Review

    by Claire T. Lawrence    Mothers in opera are notoriously, theatrically bad. Azucena throws a baby, which turns out to …
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  5. Taste: A Brief Memoir with French Toast and Popcorn

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    March 19, 2020 by The Citron Review

    by Cal Freeman   My father made French toast by dipping Wonder Bread in milk and egg yolk then browning …
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  6. What We Can’t Do: A Father and Daughter’s List

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    March 19, 2020 by The Citron Review

    by Anita Gill   Me Hindi The moment we touched down and the prickly Delhi heat grazed our skin, you …
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  7. 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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  8. 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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  9. 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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  10. 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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