Tag Archives: Summer 2019

  1. Odds Are

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    June 21, 2019 by The Citron Review

    by Julie Watson   Women often fall prey to inertia, my gynecologist says. From somewhere under the gown tented over …
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  2. When You’re at Daddy’s

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    June 21, 2019 by The Citron Review

    by Elyse Giaimo   Off goes the duck nightlight. “Thanks,” I say, “but Eva’s with her father.” His orange bill …
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  3. Fancy for Broken

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    June 21, 2019 by The Citron Review

    by Kelle Schillaci Clarke   You are baking red velvet cupcakes for Valentine’s Day. Cream cheese frosting and heart-shaped sprinkles. …
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  4. Child’s Play

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    June 21, 2019 by The Citron Review

    by Megan Anning   Sparrows flutter in the dirt, ruffling their wings, swishing dust about. Theresa watches nearby. Theresa loves …
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  5. What About Me?

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    June 21, 2019 by The Citron Review

    by Phyllis Reilly   The year is 1951. I am nine years old. For most of my life my father …
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  6. The Dream of Her Long Dying

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    June 21, 2019 by The Citron Review

    by Mary Grimm   We gave my mother away, my sister and I, bridesmaids to her dying, not knowing our …
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  7. If By Cadillac You Meant a Pinto

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    June 21, 2019 by The Citron Review

    by A. Grifa Ismaili (for Lilsbw & Urmi)   The first time I heard this kat read it was the …
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  8. My Daughter Haunts

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    June 21, 2019 by The Citron Review

    by David Galloway   My daughter haunts the house like a quiet poltergeist, moving through rooms leaving markers that she’s …
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  9. Apropos of Balkan’s Last Sworn Virgins

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    June 21, 2019 by The Citron Review

    by Andrea Jurjević   I Socks pulled over hands, virdžina schleps through the snow-choked trail, the hacked peaks of Dinaric …
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  10. The Adams County Opportunity Center

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    June 21, 2019 by The Citron Review

    by Jennifer Metsker    Kendall Babl   I texted your landline recently. It’s a mistake to believe I can reach …
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IMAGE CREDIT: Jill Katherine Chmelko. Protest Road, Winter. 2019.

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US President George Washington rode a horse, of course. So we are recognizing this President's birthday with our Winter Issue story, "The Farrier, by Lisa Tuininga. https://citronreview.com/2019/12/21/the-farrier/ Lisa Tuininga writes fiction and creative nonfiction. She holds a BA in English Literature from DePaul University and has studied at Seattle’s literary center, @hugohouse. Her work has appeared in @belletristmagazine , Adanna Literary Journal, @sharkreeflit, and others (under pen name Lisa Regen) and she is working on her first novel. #amreading #amsubmitting
Whether you celebrate V-Day or you're anti-V-Day, we all have laundry to do. https://citronreview.com/2019/12/15/hanging-out-the-laundry/ Kris Willcox's work is in publications including The Cimarron Review​, @beloitfictionjournal , and @PDXReview. #amreading #flashfiction #litmag
Dive deep into some #flashfiction with @elpattee. https://citronreview.com/2019/12/21/men-learn-to-swim-in-the-deep-end/ Emma Pattee’s writing has been published in @nytimes and @carvecommunity and is forthcoming in @marieclairemag. She was a 2019 AWP Writer-to-Writer mentee and leads the Portland chapter of Women Who Submit. She is currently working on a novel.
We review the debut Cathy Ulrich collection Ghosts of You (@okaydonkeymag) We're over the moon with ZEST. https://citronreview.com/2020/02/09/debut-fiction-review-by-jr-walsh/ #amreading #flashfiction
We're ready to read your Flash, Micros, Creative Nonfiction and Poetry. Submit at citronreview.com
Micros are always on our mind. Come around back and live the story Sean Pravica has conjured. https://citronreview.com/2019/12/21/sign-of-life/ Sean Pravica's next book, Hold Still Fast, is a collection of 200 stories 50 words and under. It's out in May from @Pelekinetic. #amreading #microfiction

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