Three 50-WORD Fiction Shorts by

JON ON THE RIVER

RACIST RADAR

The driver cop pulled the Black man over.

“Why?” asked the passenger cop.

“Unsure. Just a gut feeling.”

“Really?”

“He looks suspicious.”

“Oh no,” the cop shouted. “Drive off!”

“Huh?”

“Your racism is coming out! Drive!”

The driver abruptly…


Three 50 Word Fiction Shorts by

JON ON THE RIVER

TOO HIGH


Three 50 Word Fiction Shorts by

JON ON THE RIVER

POINTLESS PROMO

The night’s guest reeked of whiskey.

“So you have a new movie coming out,” the talk show host asked.

“I’m drunk. The movie’s shit. And after the release I’m joining the circus.” Ian shrugged. “For excitement’s sake.”

“So…


Three 50 Word Fiction Shorts by

JON ON THE RIVER

LACKLUSTER MEAL

My father and mother struck down by this monster, my whole life torn to shreds then taped painstakingly back together. …


A RANT BY JON ON THE RIVER

“YEAH, I’M ON THAT S***, SON! AND THAT S*** IS LIFE!”

This guy might’ve literally gotten high and climbed up here

I wonder if I had my entire family come over right now if I would receive looks of concern. Is he okay? What’s different about him? Is he on that shit?

Yeah…


A Rant by Jon on the River

I can rant on twenty million things, but how about that people are unhappy when they don’t need to be. No bullshit. Stop drinking, stop watching so much TV, and go inside. Not inside to watch Netflix, or YouTube like I hypocritically do…

Jon on the River

Home of my open journal. I will speak about growth and take you through the heaven and hell that makes up this process

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