Tag Archives: Micro Poetry

  1. Runny Eggs Make Sunny Mornings

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    March 21, 2022 by The Citron Review

    by Jessica Khailo   In those days when I began creating my meanings out of symbols and not matter. Everything …
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  2. Burning Leaves

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    March 21, 2022 by The Citron Review

    by Kip Knott   The match stutters, catches on the word “fire” before flames compel the fallen leaves to sing …
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  3. Somniphobia

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    March 21, 2022 by The Citron Review

    by Kip Knott   Not even the wind gives up the sound of death’s wings, the way a shadow never …
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  4. lunar

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    March 21, 2022 by The Citron Review

    by Frenci Nguyen   i map my soul in grains of sand: the nights we huddled up in tents on …
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  5. 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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  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. 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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  9. What I Inherited (a partial list)

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    June 20, 2021 by The Citron Review

    by Sierra Nelson   All the antlers, the white wine turned to vinegar. The theft of my great grandfather’s silver …
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  10. Median Memorial for Homeless Man Hit by Car

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    March 21, 2021 by The Citron Review

    by Zebulon Huset   after Kay Ryan A wilted dollar store bouquet tilted atop the green traffic cone. Empty pint …
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Sunflower

George Arents Collection, The New York Public Library. "Sunflower." The New York Public Library Digital Collections.

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