Category Archives: Flash Fiction

  1. Notes on the Fiction Selections

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    March 21, 2021 by The Citron Review

    The legend goes that one day when he was sixteen, my dad bent down to tie his shoes and could …
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  2. Sequestered

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    March 21, 2021 by The Citron Review

    by Linda Wastila   Red velvet shrouds the bedroom windows, cloisters our confinement. Morning? Noon? Does time matter? Beside me, …
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  3. Alone with Others

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    March 21, 2021 by The Citron Review

    by Gordon W. Mennenga   When she was born she was twenty-one inches long. She had remembered this fact but …
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  4. City Lights

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    March 21, 2021 by The Citron Review

    by Mark Cassidy   We were on vacation, would have been the summer of ’76 or ’77, and we went …
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  5. Freezing Point

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    March 21, 2021 by The Citron Review

    by Star Su   His previous girlfriends were slender wicks, all smoke and candied wax. And when he smoothed the …
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  6. Visitation 4

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    December 22, 2020 by The Citron Review

    by Kim Parko   I come to her home atop the mountain, cross a threshold stained with sienna footprints, enter …
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  7. Keeping Time

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    December 22, 2020 by The Citron Review

    by Niles Reddick   My great grandmother was in her seventies when her crooked fingers with thin skin hammered chords …
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  8. Dearest Timothy

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    December 22, 2020 by The Citron Review

    by Lucy Wilde   Dearest Timothy, Perhaps instead I should address this to Tim, the timid boy from Biggar, with …
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  9. A Girl Walks Home in the Snow

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    December 22, 2020 by The Citron Review

    by A.M. Henry   – One – A girl walks home in the snow. She is coming from: school, the …
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  10. Notes on the Fiction Selections

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    December 21, 2020 by The Citron Review

    Recently, I read an article about the physical and mental benefits of reading. The article detailed the theory of mind—the …
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