Category Archives: Notes on the CNF Selections

  1. Notes on the Creative Nonfiction Selections

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    September 25, 2018 by The Citron Review

    One of the characteristics that I find most exciting about the personal essay is its malleability. “Malleable,” coming from the …
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  2. Notes on the Creative Nonfiction Selections

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    May 2, 2018 by The Citron Review

    Perhaps one of the most important functions of literature is to help us deal with uncertainty. Authors may not set …
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  3. Notes on the Creative Nonfiction Selections

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    December 21, 2017 by The Citron Review

    Last quarter, my co-editor, Zach Jacobs, introduced our selections with his reflections on worldwide natural disasters, starting with the view …
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  4. Notes on the Creative Nonfiction Selections

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    October 2, 2017 by The Citron Review

    As I write this, I look out my window on the downtown Houston skyline. I see the George R. Brown …
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  5. Notes on the Creative Nonfiction Selections

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    June 22, 2017 by The Citron Review

    Subtext. In The Art of Subtext, Charles Baxter describes the term as “the unspoken, the suppressed and the secreted.” A …
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  6. Notes on the Creative Nonfiction Selections

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    April 17, 2017 by The Citron Review

    In The Citron Review’s Spring 2017 issue, Marianne Cirone and I are glad to present “Salt,” by Laurie Ember, “Wasted …
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  7. Notes on the CNF Selections

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    October 3, 2016 by The Citron Review

    Our lives are full of triumphs and tragedies, both large and small, personally and globally, which become the stories we …
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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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Pluck this "Peer" from our Winter Issue. @skwin17 Shannon K. Winston has generously planted two poems in our garden. https://citronreview.com/2019/12/21/peer/
Poet Shannon K. Winston has given us "The Spinners." Get dizzy with us in our New Winter Issue! https://citronreview.com/2019/12/21/the-spinners/ Shannon K. Winston’s poems have appeared in SWWIM, The Los Angeles Review, and DIALOGIST, among others. She earned her MFA at Warren Wilson College. Find her here: shannonkwinston.com. #amreading #poetry
DS Levy's Micro Fiction takes us to "Babyland" where nothing is as you might expect it. The Citron Review Winter Issue overflows with surprises! https://citronreview.com/2019/12/21/babyland/ DS Levy's chapbook of flash fiction, @a_binary_heart, was published by @flpbooks.
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)

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