Monday, May 3, 2010

Josh Alan Friedman's Thunder Roadtrip

Jacksboro Highway attracted the meanest white people in all of Texas. Outlaws hid there and gangsters flourished within the 40-odd honky-tonk beer joints and lavish nightclubs. The 16-mile stream of neon offered a proliferation of illegal slot machines, backroom gambling, whores, dope, booze and constant shootouts.

"Thunder Road Bites the Dust" by Josh Alan Friedman

Click here to read it at Black Cracker Online.

photo © 1989, 2010 Josh Alan Friedman