Anal Acrobats

Here’s the announcement of my newest work Anal Acrobats. It’s free from the Beuyscouts of Amerika, an organization formed by Fiction International contributor Norman Conquest. Longtime fans of Fiction International may remember issue #26, Beuyscout Shock Tales. It’s one of FI’s “sold out” issues. Norman had artwork in that issue, as he has in many […]

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Two Readings, One Town

During SDSU’s Spring Break I traveled to New York to present two readings. For the first reading at Word Up Community Bookstore (labeled “Crisis Art”), I read my Crisis Art manifesto and “Anal Acrobats” from my essay volume in progress, Death in Texas. For the next reading at Le Chéile (labeled “Story anti-Story”), I read […]

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Lotus Eaters for Public Consumption

Gary Lain published a strong review of OD in The Brooklyn Rail. An excerpt: Jaffe’s new collection is rendered with great literary skill and ingenuity; it’s also a deeply compassionate, funny, readable, and insightful look at important and influential cultural figures who sought refuge, solace, and finally escape through drugs. Never moralistic but deeply moral, […]

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