First Chapter of Work in Progress: How to Mend a Wooden Heart

On Friday, August 24, at the Lavender Library in Sacramento, I read an abridged version from the first chapter of How to Mend a Wooden Heart, my work in progress. You can see the video of my reading at https://www.facebook.com/jscottcoatsworth/videos/10156515781147180/ . If I look and sound terrified, I was. Which is weird since I spent … Read more

Who Should Play Fen and John in Short Order?

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I answer that and other burning questions at Stories That Make You Smile today. Who do you think would be good at playing the two lead men in the story? (Think cute short men! No beefy hunks need apply. Sorry, Armie Hammer!) SaveSave

A Visit to Interview Roulette

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I answer these burning questions on Kim Fielding’s Interview Roulette: 1. What’s your favorite appliance? 2. What’s your perfect day, time-wise? 3. You’ve just met an alien from a planet where there’s no such thing as fiction writing. Explain to the alien why humans read made-up stories. 4. What’s one event in your life or … Read more