QSF Releases Our First Book


Wow – lots of news this week – today is also the launch date for “Discovery: QSF’s Second Annual Flash Fiction Contest”. This is a great little book – and I say little because none of the hundred-plus stories included are more that 300 words long. The five contest winners are included, but there are … Read more

I’m Featured on the 3M/Musketeers Podcast!!!

I'm in a podcast!

It was quite an honor to be asked onto the new 3M/Musketeers podcast – each week the hosts invite an author of MM fiction to an hour-long discussion roundtable. Our own talk covered the gamut from LGBT representation in mainstream speculative fiction to gay superheroes to oreogasms (don’t ask). Hear the whole thing here: http://3mmusketeerspodcast.akwekon.com/index.php/2015/07/10/j-scott-coatsworth-available-now/ … Read more

Both of My July Novellas Are Available for Pre-Order

Between the Lines

OK, I’m totally excited! My two novellas, both coming out in July, are now available for pre-order: Between the Lines Present day magical realism MM romance Dreamspinner Press Release Date: July 15th Brad Weston’s life seems perfect. He’s GQ handsome, the Chief of Staff for a Republican California State Senator, and enjoys the power and … Read more

Cover Reveal – Between the Lines

Between the Lines

OK, my second cover reveal – for my forthcoming novella from Dreamspinner Press. It’s called Between the Lines, and it’s a magical realism story about Brad, a gay man who works as a chief of staff for a state Senator, and Sam, his intern. Hope you like it. No pre-order link yet… will post that … Read more

Another Story Published!


Hey all, My latest published story just came in the mail. Originally titled “Fly”, “Tight” is a little short I wrote years ago, and then pulled out and updated last year. It found a home at Jonathan, “a journal of queer male fiction”, from Sibling Rivalry Press, and I’m thrilled. It’s a modern day fantasy/magical … Read more