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 sped off. The passenger cop sighed, relieved.

“Man, that was close.”

PREDICTIVE REVENGE

Joshua’s heartbeat ramped up when he approached his high school crush. Everyone watched.

“Aubrey,” Joshua said, noting her disinterested expression. “I don’t like you. Never did. …






Jon on the River

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