Aiden Shaw perks up his Outwrite audience

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imageGay porn star turned author Aiden Shaw chatted with fans and created a little buzz during an impromptu shirtless scene during his stop in Atlanta last week.

Shaw was on hand Dec. 15 to pitch his latest work, “Sordid Truths: Selling My Innocence for a Taste of Stardom,” during an appearance at Outwrite Bookstore & Coffeehouse. Despite his prodigious body of adult-oriented work — Shaw won several awards for his work in some 50 gay porn flicks — he’s also got a gift for writing. He’s penned two non-fiction titles about his life and work — “Sordid Truths” and the 2006 memoir “My Undoing: Love in the Thick of Sex, Drugs, Pornography and Prostitution” — three novels and a volume of poetry.

The shirtless scene came early during his appearance as Philip Rafshoon, Outwrite’s owner, introduced Shaw. The author realized that his snug blue shirt was reversed and decided to make the switch on the spot and in front of the 50 or people gathered to see him. Staged or not, it certainly grabbed the audience’s attention.

Read more about Shaw in our preview of his appearance.

VIEW PHOTOS | Aiden Shaw Author Apperance @ Outwrite Bookstore


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