Mark Haskell Smith

Mark Haskell Smith’s fifth novel, Raw: A Love Story, is forthcoming in December. He is also the author of Heart of Dankness: Underground Botanists, Outlaw Farmers, and the Race for the Cannabis Cup. He teaches in the Low Residency MFA program at UCR Palm Desert.


Writing in Megacities

Dhaka-based author Saad Z. Hossain ambles around Los Angeles with local author Mark Haskell Smith as they talk about writing in their respective cities....

Half Termite, Half Elephant

A shotgun blast of multitentacled musings, it splatters the author's obsessions across the cultural landscape...

Year of the Fire Cock

The book is so unrelentingly erotic and explicit that it could, if you're not careful, cause chafing....

Year of the Fire Cock