Category Archives: Flash Fiction

  1. 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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  2. 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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  3. 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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  4. Tamed

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    September 25, 2018 by The Citron Review

    by Jeff Fleischer Life had once again become monotonous. He still hunted chickens that all seemed alike, and avoided the …
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  5. H

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    September 25, 2018 by The Citron Review

    by Lee Anderson   Ophelia’s first time was with her boyfriend’s rock band and a group of girls the other …
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  6. Notes of the Fiction Selections

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    July 17, 2018 by The Citron Review

    My whole life, I’ve loved summer. I love the smell of the earth warming, the promise of an afternoon thunderstorm, …
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  7. Passenger

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    July 17, 2018 by The Citron Review

    by Heather Bourbeau   He saw how the thinness of her calves was exaggerated by the large shapeless overcoat in …
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  8. Constance, failing

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    July 17, 2018 by The Citron Review

    by Shauna Mackay   He comes seldom, sometimes often, there is no pattern to the turn of his key. The …
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  9. Covenants

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    July 17, 2018 by The Citron Review

    by Tommy Dean No one knew how the back windshield got cracked, but she loved the way the dying sunlight …
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  10. Stephen

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    July 17, 2018 by The Citron Review

     by Katherine Hubbard The last time I saw him, it was 1989. We sat in a café on Ninth Avenue …
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Snow on brush in desert

IMAGE CREDIT: Jill Katherine Chmelko. Protest Road, Winter. 2019.

🍋Our Tenth Anniversary

 

    Cheers to ten years of celebrating the short form.

 

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Congratulations to Citron's Online/Fiction Editor Jr Walsh for his recent publication in Nunum's Winter 2019 Volume 2, Issue 4! #flashfiction #fiction #briefliterature #amreading #SundayRead #jrwalsh #yourfavoriteactor
Can you talk with animals? "The Soldier on the Mountain" just might have to. Come hike this #flashfiction odyssey from @BlerianaMyftiu with us. https://citronreview.com/2019/12/21/the-soldier-on-the-mountain/ Bleriana Myftiu is from Tirana, Albania. She holds an MFA in Fiction from San Francisco State University and is a Fiction Reader for @atticusreview. Visit blerianamyftiu.com
Our first poem of 2020 comes from Richard Foerster in our New Winter Issue. https://citronreview.com/2019/12/21/first-poem/ #amreading #poetry Foerster’s eighth collection is Boy on a Doorstep: New and Selected Poems (Tiger Bark Press, 2019)
Pacific Northwest writer @savannahslonewriter reminds us of our new year's resolutions in "i want to start a podcast but." https://citronreview.com/2019/12/21/i-want-to-start-a-podcast-but/ Slone is the author of several books including the forthcoming An Exhalation of Dead Things (@clashbooks, 2021), Hearing the Underwater (@flpbooks, 2019) and This Body is My Own (@ghostcitypress, 2019)
Happy New Year to readers and contributors from @citronreview! Here's to 2020! Our Winter Issue is up at citronreview.com.
Thank you for sharing our 10th anniversary with us. What a citrus-y good year! #topnine2019 #topnine #bestnine2019 #bestnine #TheCitronReview #onlinejournal #briefliterature #cheersto10years #amreading #poetry #cnf #fiction

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