Category Archives: Micro Fiction

  1. Black Ice

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    March 20, 2019 by The Citron Review

    by Christine Baerbock   There’s a woman who prays, lips on knuckles, for her children, her husband. She does it …
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  2. Spring Wedding

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    March 20, 2019 by The Citron Review

    by Helen Chambers   We marry in a blur of froth; Queen Anne’s lace dancing our tune, and unfurling fiddle-heads …
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  3. White Wedding

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    March 20, 2019 by The Citron Review

    by Helen Chambers   Grey day; warm for the season. ‘If anyone knows any reason…’ intones the priest, hearing the …
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  4. Immaculate

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    March 20, 2019 by The Citron Review

    by Anne-Marie Hoeve   Spoons. You say you’ve bought new spoons. They are nice, but what’s wrong with mine? “Too …
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  5. 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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  6. 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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  7. 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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  8. 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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  9. 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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  10. 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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🍋10th Anniversary

Fall 2019 IssueSeptember 23rd, 2019
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"Immaculate" by Anne-Marie Hoeve takes us into the secret life of spoons in this carefully arranged micro fiction. https://citronreview.com/2019/03/20/immaculate/ #amreading #thecitronreview #spring2019
Christopher Rabley's "I Can See Her" is his second publication in The Citron Review and we join him in Taipei City for a most trying time. His first nonfiction story is from 2017, "Speak to Me". Please read them together, if you wish. https://citronreview.com/2019/03/20/i-can-see-her/ https://citronreview.com/2017/12/21/speak-to-me/ #amreading #thecitronreview #spring2019
We are expanding our team of editors. This fall marks our 10 year anniversary as a volunteer operated journal, and we look forward to another ten. We love what we do and hope that you will consider joining us. Send your inquiries to citronreview at gmail.com. Open until filled #TheCitronReview #amreading #CreativeNonfiction https://citronreview.com/
We're still reading! All 2019 picks are also eligible for consideration to be included in our 10th anniversary issue this September. 🍋 #callforsubmissions #CitronStories #briefliterature #cheerstotenyears #amreading #TheCitronReview #poetry #fiction #flashfiction #microfiction #creativenonfiction
Abigail Pettit's elegant flash "Moving On" hits a little too close to home. https://citronreview.com/2019/03/20/moving-on/ #amreading #flashfiction #thecitronreview #spring2019
Geoff Martin gives us the goosebumps with a trip into his "Bestiary." https://citronreview.com/2019/03/20/bestiary/ #amreading #thecitronreview #flashcnf #spring2019

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