Category Archives: Micro Fiction

  1. Notes on the Fiction Selections

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    December 21, 2019 by The Citron Review

    A few weeks ago, my youngest said the greatest words he has ever uttered: “Mama, I want to read all …
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  2. Sign of Life

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    December 21, 2019 by The Citron Review

    by Sean Pravica   Her neighbor’s husband died. She knocked on the door. No answer. The house was two stories, …
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  3. 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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  4. I Try to Get Out of the Way So the Soul May Draw Near

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    September 23, 2019 by The Citron Review

    by Mary Morris   But I keep tripping on steps in the earth, get lost in my mother’s skirts, and …
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  5. Swirling Debris

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    September 23, 2019 by The Citron Review

    by Tisha Marie Reichle-Aguilera   She stands on the corner, only one young man next to her. His headphone bass …
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  6. Curious

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    September 23, 2019 by The Citron Review

    by Frances Gapper   Your domestic set-up’s a tight trinity: you, housekeeper Jane and spider Mabelene. Clever with investments, you’re …
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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. It Comes in Waves

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    September 23, 2019 by The Citron Review

    by Erica S. Arkin   As he rowed out past the breakers, Papa told me fishing would soothe him the …
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  9. The Charcoal Maker

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    September 23, 2019 by The Citron Review

    by Heather Bourbeau   The irony was not lost—the conservationist become charcoal maker. He knew more than anyone the value …
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  10. Child’s Play

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    June 21, 2019 by The Citron Review

    by Megan Anning   Sparrows flutter in the dirt, ruffling their wings, swishing dust about. Theresa watches nearby. Theresa loves …
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Yellow Flower in Green Field

Niigata Field Flower, June 2020, Gretchen Jude

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