Category Archives: From the Editors

  1. Letter from Founding Editor

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    September 23, 2019 by The Citron Review

    Shortly after completing my Masters coursework at Antioch University of Los Angeles in 2009, I found myself wondering, as many …
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  2. Notes on the Micro Fiction Selections

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    September 23, 2019 by The Citron Review

    With wet palms, overwhelming nausea, we drive blind to kingdom come. Stragglers are left beneath the beating sun. At an …
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  3. Notes on the Creative Nonfiction Selections

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    September 23, 2019 by The Citron Review

    When I started an MFA at Antioch University in 2010, coming from the Midwest to Antioch was like going from …
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  4. Notes on the Creative Nonfiction Selections

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    September 23, 2019 by The Citron Review

    As a creative nonfiction editor I have a very definite idea of what I’m looking for when I’m reading through …
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  5. Notes on the Flash Fiction Selections

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    September 23, 2019 by The Citron Review

    I do not remember a time in my life when I was not reading or writing. My mother claims that …
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  6. Notes on the Poetry Selections

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    September 23, 2019 by The Citron Review

    When I lived in Los Angeles (2003-2010), I lived in Santa Monica, nine blocks from the beach and a million …
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  7. Notes on the Fiction Selections

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    September 23, 2019 by The Citron Review

    Summer went by entirely too quickly for my family. As I write this, I am in disbelief that fall truly …
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  8. Notes on the Creative Nonfiction Selections

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    June 21, 2019 by The Citron Review

    Recently, I was talking to someone in a mental health treatment program who felt afraid to share her truth because …
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  9. Notes on the Creative Nonfiction Selections

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    March 20, 2019 by The Citron Review

    At the end of a long winter, we often understandably long for spring. But in our lust for relief from …
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  10. 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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Mushrooms

🍋10th Anniversary

Fall 2019 IssueSeptember 23rd, 2019
Cheers to 10 great years!

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Marissa Hoffman's creative nonfiction covers the directions that a life may take in "A Route Plan From Dad to Dad." https://citronreview.com/2019/09/23/a-route-plan-from-dad-to-dad/ #amreading #flashcnf Marissa Hoffman has published FlashBack Fiction, Bending Genres, and The Drabble. She is a fiction reader for Atticus Review.
Managing Editor Eric Steineger illuminates ten years of Citron Poetry. https://citronreview.com/2019/09/23/notes-on-the-poetry-selections-12/
When raising children is like "Fighting with God," Jennifer Woodworth dives into each poetic moment. https://citronreview.com/2019/09/23/fighting-with-god/ Jennifer Woodworth is the author of the chapbook, How I Kiss Her Turning Head (Monkey Puzzle Press.) Her writing has appeared in Bending Genres Journal, The Eastern Iowa Review, Star 82 Review, among others. Her blog is fishclamor.com. #amreading #poetry
Micro fiction by Frances Gapper has us in a "Curious" mood. https://citronreview.com/2019/09/23/curious/ Frances Gapper has 3 story collections including: The Tiny Key (Sylph Editions). Her “Plum Jam” won FlashBack Fiction's 2018 Microfiction Contest and is included in 2019's Best Microfiction. #amreading #microfiction
Our prose nominations for The Pushcart Prize our in. Here's our full list - https://wp.me/Pzgb1-2UW #flashfiction #flashcnf
Our Poetry Nominations for The Pushcart Prize are Erik Moellering and Melanie McGee Bianchi. https://citronreview.com/2019/06/21/alexander-calder/ https://citronreview.com/2019/06/21/how-much-snow/ #amreading #poetry

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