Tag Archives: Spring 2021

  1. Notes on the Fiction Selections

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    March 21, 2021 by The Citron Review

    The legend goes that one day when he was sixteen, my dad bent down to tie his shoes and could …
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  2. Sequestered

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    March 21, 2021 by The Citron Review

    by Linda Wastila   Red velvet shrouds the bedroom windows, cloisters our confinement. Morning? Noon? Does time matter? Beside me, …
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  3. Notes on the Micros

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    March 21, 2021 by The Citron Review

    Spring means baseball. I believe it’s a poetic game. The green expanse, the dust clouds, the quiet waiting for the …
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  4. Restaurant Days, Food Obsessions, and Bourdain

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    March 21, 2021 by The Citron Review

    by Eric Steineger   My wife is an ex-professional chef and author of a BBQ cookbook. She used to co-own  …
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  5. Notes on the Creative Nonfiction Selections

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    March 21, 2021 by The Citron Review

    In “Autobiographical Notes” from the 1984 edition of Notes of a Native Son James Baldwin turns his attention to how …
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  6. Notes on the Poetry Selections

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    March 21, 2021 by The Citron Review

    The other day, I was teaching a creative writing class and showed Charlotte Pence’s “Consciousness” on the overhead, as I …
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  7. St. Augustine Sits

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    March 21, 2021 by The Citron Review

    by Michael Pittard   next to me peeling my pear with his bitten fingernails the flesh receding at his gentle …
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  8. I saw us in a Vermeer painting with no people in it

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    March 21, 2021 by The Citron Review

    by Dana Chiueh   O how sweet is that aggressive belonging. O how unkeepable. O how it feels like nature. …
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  9. Mr. Fix-It

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    March 21, 2021 by The Citron Review

    by Gabriela Denise Frank   My father’s eyes were shit brown. His words. For most of his life, he worked …
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  10. Carolling

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    March 21, 2021 by The Citron Review

    by Kate Neuman   In the vast, wood-vaulted, ship-like library (est. 1889) that is the pride of Norfolk, CT (est. …
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Iranian citrus tree

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