Tag Archives: Poetry

  1. Like a Balcony

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    September 23, 2020 by The Citron Review

    by Fasasi Abdulrosheed Oladipupo   Like a balcony I see that I wish to see. The birds departing the snapping …
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  2. Growing Up

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    September 23, 2020 by The Citron Review

    by Michele Reese   When paring oranges, my mother used to turn the rind into a snake. She would stand …
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  3. Tarot Reading: The Hanged Man (inverted)

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    June 21, 2020 by The Citron Review

    by Connie Wasem Scott   It’s clear he’ll never be happy. He’s strung up by an ankle and hangs from …
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  4. Notes on the Poetry Selections

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    June 21, 2020 by The Citron Review

    Summer 2020 is a tumultuous time in our nation’s history and the world. Not one person has emerged unscathed, and …
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  5. Soft Palms

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    June 21, 2020 by The Citron Review

    by JR Rhine   There have always been those who’ve known soft palms, to whom the earth has never reflected …
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  6. Occupation

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    June 21, 2020 by The Citron Review

    by Ace Boggess   Much of my work involves digging holes to fill them in so the patch of earth …
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  7. Bones

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    June 21, 2020 by The Citron Review

    by Shome Dasgupta   of what once was: clavicles bonded by time, found between red-yellow eyes, once existed–howling heads of …
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  8. Know No Better

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    June 21, 2020 by The Citron Review

    by Shome Dasgupta   let beams be slant: let it be, go forth boneless beams– bent like bent like bent …
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  9. Litany with Downpour

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    June 21, 2020 by The Citron Review

    by Despy Boutris   Rain christens the city, fog as heavy as buildings. The wind wafts between the trees, the …
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  10. Notes on the Poetry Selections

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    March 19, 2020 by The Citron Review

    “Focus, too, on small occurrences” is something I told my creative writing class this week. We were having a discussion …
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[Unidentified little girl dressed in winter clothing with hand muff, standing], Emery R. Gard, 1865-1870, J. Paul Getty Museum

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