Copyright © 2017 J. Oliver Johnson

J. Oliver Johnson

Scavengers of the Southwest
Based on a true story about an innocent weekend in the desert. This story includes booze, drugs, unemployment, foreign rental cars, possibly Alice Cooper, a funeral, an armadillo, desperation, Chinese food and ghosts.
Mishap or Design
A short novel about drugs, cigarettes, homelessness, bad musicianship, illness, child smothering and suicide.

Note: This story does NOT contain banjo music.

The Other Side of the Circle
A novella about family, specifically a family that includes a hooker and an alcoholic double amputee. There's also drugs, graphic sex, racism, religion, a little bit of fire, bad poetry, and Texas highway vehicular accidents.