Tag Archives: Summer 2020

  1. Carousel

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    June 21, 2020 by The Citron Review

    by Holly Hagman   The Atlantic City summer tastes of salt and stale cigar smoke. On the boardwalk, the flat …
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  2. Weltschmerz

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    June 21, 2020 by The Citron Review

    by Eileen Vorbach Collins   The Adirondack chair, until late, nothing more than a quaint decoration, has become my observatory. …
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  3. Running on Empty

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    June 21, 2020 by The Citron Review

    by Marlene Olin   The summer after eighth grade, Dad’s bookie got busted. My parents panicked. Dad thought what little …
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  4. re·turn

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    June 21, 2020 by The Citron Review

    by Sarah Cedeño   /rəˈtərn/ v. 1. Having dreamt of her husband again, after so long, almost chronically lying beside …
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  5. Clothesline

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    June 21, 2020 by The Citron Review

    by Erin Jamieson   I hang mama’s dress on the clothesline careful not to crease the cotton, willing the sun …
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  6. Dianthus Clavelina, Sprout!

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    June 21, 2020 by The Citron Review

    by John Linstrom   Darkling seed, paper-thin, consider all the growth you’ve seen: a shriveled tab three aphids wide erupted …
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  7. Sunday Blues

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    June 21, 2020 by The Citron Review

    by Howie Good   A lot of people feel depressed on Sundays, starting about 4 in the afternoon. I’m different. …
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  8. This is How You Say Conflict

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    June 21, 2020 by The Citron Review

    by Dana De Greff   When you’re in a new country, riding in the front seat of a truck passing …
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  9. 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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  10. The Only Place I Could Live Is Here

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    June 21, 2020 by The Citron Review

    by Christina Simon    Los Angeles is a place I will never leave, can never leave. My hometown, this metropolis …
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