Tag Archives: Flash Fiction

  1. The Soldier on the Mountain

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    December 21, 2019 by The Citron Review

    by Bleriana Myftiu   One hot summer morning a soldier, disobeying his orders, left his post on the mountain and …
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  2. Men learn to swim in the deep end

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    December 21, 2019 by The Citron Review

    by Emma Pattee   Here is Gamal’s most treasured memory of his father: a big hand and the freight train …
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  3. Hanging Out the Laundry

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    December 15, 2019 by The Citron Review

    by Kris Willcox   Marge was the last person on earth to start an argument, but when Edwin offered to …
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  4. Crumbs

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    December 15, 2019 by The Citron Review

    by Paul Beckman   I had to get out of the house. I was tired of arguing with my wife, …
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  5. Hebrew Girl

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    September 23, 2019 by The Citron Review

    by Eleanor Levine   Milos and Bill were not enamored of my musical ability because I don’t have one. I …
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  6. 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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  7. The Princess of Fantasistan

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    September 23, 2019 by The Citron Review

    by Riham Adly   It’s never easy: traveling on a cloud, carrying around my own mug-shot, and all that running …
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  8. Batting Stones

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    September 23, 2019 by The Citron Review

    by Ronald Hartley   The boy was shirtless, slender and deeply tanned, with shoulder blades protruding from his upper back …
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  9. Which Came First?

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    September 23, 2019 by The Citron Review

    by Timothy Reilly   for Jo-Anne My older brother preceded me by three years. He was the first born, and …
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  10. Knitting

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    June 21, 2019 by The Citron Review

    by Carla Scarano D’Antonio   Knit three, purl three: thirty three stitches for Peter’s jacket sleeve. 5mm needles. I chose …
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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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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)
Pacific Northwest writer @savannahslonewriter reminds us of our new year's resolutions in "i want to start a podcast but." https://citronreview.com/2019/12/21/i-want-to-start-a-podcast-but/ Slone is the author of several books including the forthcoming An Exhalation of Dead Things (@clashbooks, 2021), Hearing the Underwater (@flpbooks, 2019) and This Body is My Own (@ghostcitypress, 2019)
Happy New Year to readers and contributors from @citronreview! Here's to 2020! Our Winter Issue is up at citronreview.com.

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