Author Archives: Alan C. Baird

Alan C. Baird

Alan C. Baird recently coauthored "9TimeZones.com" - a print\web\wap project featured at the Whitney Biennial. His online stories and scripts appear in Locus Novus, minima, the-phone-book.com, Quick Fiction, flashquake, Literary Potpourri, fifty word fiction, 3am Magazine and In Posse Review. He lives just a stone's throw from Hollywood... which is fine and dandy, until the stones are thrown back.

Loose Lips Sink Ships

The classified ad in San Francisco’s Bay Guardian was straight out of a doper’s dream: Marijuana Research Subjects Wanted. Sure, why not?! In those days—late 1975—it seemed surprising that the U.S. government was still trying to figure out the physiological effects of cannabis, but if they were willing to pay folks to smoke their Mississippi-grown […]

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