Tag Archives: Micro Poetry

  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. 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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  3. 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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  4. 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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  5. 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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  6. 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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  7. Exodus

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    March 21, 2021 by The Citron Review

    by Patrick Wang   The night glass magnolias threatened infinity, we ran unfenced / through the Appalachia. Sassafras harpooned the …
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  8. witness

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    December 22, 2020 by The Citron Review

    by Sheila Dong   you saw a lightship full of people with bodies like lilies. you saw a tree full …
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  9. Dianthus Clavelina, Sprout!

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    June 21, 2020 by The Citron Review

    by John Linstrom   Darkling seed, paper-thin, consider all the growth you’ve seen: a shriveled tab three aphids wide erupted …
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Dragonfly

Backyard Mosquito Hawk by Charlotte Hamrick, 2017.

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