Tag Archives: Microfiction

  1. Break Through

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    December 22, 2021 by The Citron Review

    by Patrick Williamson   Thoughts now calm and empty        travel on the water surface these eyes perceive a lightness …
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  2. Wind Chill Factor

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    December 22, 2021 by The Citron Review

    by Laura Besley   Mother storms in, like the mistral.   After taking her coat, Marian goes to the kitchen …
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  3. The Proper Way to Peel an Orange

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    December 22, 2021 by The Citron Review

    by Exodus Oktavia Brownlow   Nobody cares about the orange, let alone the proper way to peel it. The wealth …
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  4. Why It Doesn’t Hurt When You Say I’ve Changed

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    December 22, 2021 by The Citron Review

    by Stephanie Grand   Because I know exactly what Heraclitus meant when he said that no one ever steps in …
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  5. Portrait of My Father Upon His 70th Birthday

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    December 22, 2021 by The Citron Review

    by Stephen D. Gibson   One-eyed man, old and alone. He grins with perfect porcelain dentures, with the smooth shine …
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  6. Too Much

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    December 22, 2021 by The Citron Review

    by Kelly Q. Anderson   A marriage can end over morning coffee while waiting on Google results for criminal defense …
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  7. Crossover

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    December 22, 2021 by The Citron Review

    by Naomi Kim   A border is a squiggling trip wire on a map, and I skinned my knee falling. …
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  8. Cathedral

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    December 22, 2021 by The Citron Review

    by Gary Percesepe   She wore a navy-blue cape and carried an umbrella. The lights from our hotel shone on …
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  9. I Hope This Email Finds You

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    December 22, 2021 by The Citron Review

    by Cressida Blake Roe   I hope to hear from you—not in letters ticker taping across the bottom of the …
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  10. The Lady and the Unicorn

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    September 23, 2021 by The Citron Review

    by Hannah Feustle   He eats kumquats from her palm, all frothing white breath, as though unaware—that metallic sling of …
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Red berries in snow

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