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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Niigata Field Flower, June 2020, Gretchen Jude

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