Category Archives: Micros

  1. Taxonomy of Shields

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    June 20, 2021 by The Citron Review

    by Erin Murphy   Plastic eyepatch after cataract surgery. Burglar alarms, pepper spray, air bags. Antibacterial wipes, vitamins, a seat …
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  2. My girlfriend asks if I watch porn

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    June 20, 2021 by The Citron Review

    by Jennifer A. Howard   My girlfriend asks if I watch porn and I tell her how sometimes a wide …
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  3. Fellow Traveler

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    June 20, 2021 by The Citron Review

    by Will Cordeiro   I’m a sad shadow that’s strayed from whatever cast it. I sit on the dock. A …
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  4. Men Do Cry

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    June 20, 2021 by The Citron Review

    by Janet Jiahui Wu   Father had a bypass surgery. The arteries to his heart were as congested as his …
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  5. Ghosting

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    June 20, 2021 by The Citron Review

    by Aimee Parkison   Lately, I keep remembering when we were young and poor. Lately, I keep reminding myself it …
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  6. Sir Isaac Newton’s ROYGBIV

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    June 20, 2021 by The Citron Review

    by Sierra Nelson   In the sluice and slurry of a rainbow, blurry colors red to violet don’t neatly divide. …
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  7. Taxonomy of Quests

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    June 20, 2021 by The Citron Review

    by Erin Murphy   Quixote charging vicious windmills. Prince Charming and his glass slipper  mission. A widower sweeping the beach  …
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  8. Ebbtide and Floodtide

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    June 20, 2021 by The Citron Review

    by Will Cordeiro   Waves somersault and scintilla. Gulls hover, swivel, and shriek, like stardust lost in a void. I …
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  9. Black Dashboard Horse

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    June 20, 2021 by The Citron Review

    by Rosie Garland and Meg Pokrass   There was his black dashboard horse, head nodding as the engine skidded. The …
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  10. Taxonomy of Pre-Existing Conditions

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    June 20, 2021 by The Citron Review

    by Erin Murphy   The valve that narrows between your brother’s lungs and heart, how he joked that stenosis sounds …
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Backyard Mosquito Hawk by Charlotte Hamrick, 2017.

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