Day 345: Jasper Finally Responds

This is the fourth segment of the Jasper chronicles. Jasper Foie-Gras is a peculiar soul with a fascinatingly sad, yet adventurous, life. James Barnes, an editor at Random House, has convinced Jasper to tell his story. 29 days ago, while James was on vacation, Jasper directed some passages of his memoir to a junior editor named[…]

Day 317: A Response From April

Jasper Foie-Gras is writing a memoir and he’s very insecure about it. He emailed his editor James a portion of chapter 1, but received an “out of office” reply. Jasper believed getting feedback was indeed an emergency, so he contacted April Higgins, a junior editor at the same publishing house. You can read previous correspondence as[…]

Day 316: Jasper Foie-Gras (cont.)

This is a continuation of yesterdays post, The Memoir of Jasper Foie-Gras **************************** To: j_barnes@randomhouse.com From: Jasper@crosscountry.net Subject: Re: Re: This is all I have so far. I suck. James, I still believe in the subject of this email. Until I have more confidence, I’d appreciate if we agreed to leave it untouched. I’ve addressed your notes[…]

Day 315: The Memoir of Jasper Foie-Gras.

To: j_barnes@randomhouse.com From: Jasper@crosscountry.net Subject: This is all I have so far. I suck. James, I have no clue what I’m doing here. This is probably awful. Prologue (might be the wrong name) I had an auspicious start. My parents’ dog died the same day I was born. He wasn’t old, just neglected. There were[…]