Category Archives: Fiction

  1. 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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  2. 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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  3. 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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  4. 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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  5. 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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  6. Notes on the nominations

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    December 21, 2018 by The Citron Review

    Bear with me; I’m new here. I should always lead with this, perhaps with a please in front. After all, …
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  7. In the dark, everything looks like nothing

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    December 21, 2018 by The Citron Review

    by Francine Witte   1. At some point, my parents were young and happy. I have the photo to prove …
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  8. Loose Change

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    December 21, 2018 by The Citron Review

    by Dakota Canon   Elisa shuffled down the block, turning up her collar to the bitter wind. Outside her favorite …
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  9. Mosaic

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    September 25, 2018 by The Citron Review

    by Fred D. White   Roland’s world-wide assortment finally arrived, and he wasted no time unsealing the large plastic bag …
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  10. Buckets

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    September 25, 2018 by The Citron Review

    by Patricia Q. Bidar   Randy and Taiko are standing at the chimp habitat. Taiko doesn’t recall the sight of …
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🍋10th Anniversary

Fall 2019 IssueSeptember 23rd, 2019
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The new Spring Issue 2019 has launched with fresh bundles of Creative Nonfiction, Flash, Micro and Poetry. Share with friends! https://citronreview.com/ Contributors: Alina Stefanescu, Robert Carr, James B. Nicola, Amye Archer - Author, Geoff Martin, Christopher Rabley, Maria Terrone, Zack Butovich, Kaely Horton, Abigail Pettit, Christine Baerbock, Anne-Marie Hoeve, Helen Chambers Photo credit: @nathan6218
always it’s Spring)and everyone’s in love and flowers pick themselves – e.e. cummings, “Who knows if the moon’s” #Spring2019 #springequinox #poetry #TheCitronReview #cheerstotenyears
One more day and the spring issue is here! We are still accepting work for 2019. All work published this year will also be considered for our 10th anniversary issue which comes out this fall. https://citronreview.com/submission/ #Spring2019 #TheCitronReview #cheerstotenyears #amreading #10thanniversary #CitronStories #callforsubmissions
"Ashes" by Linda G White is a flash essay where the liminal is everything until it isn't. It's smoldering now in our Winter Issue. https://citronreview.com/2018/12/21/ashes/ #amreading #flashcnf #thecitronreview
Andrea Marcusa's microfiction "Freedom" offers us the world that had been denied. Feel the chill in our Winter Issue. https://citronreview.com/2018/12/21/freedom/ #amreading #microfiction #thecitronreview
Victoria Buitron's "The Translator" flash essay explores how language rearranges and connects us in our Winter Issue of The Citron Review. https://citronreview.com/2018/12/21/the-translator/ #amreading #flashcnf #thecitronreview #winterissue

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