Scott Doyle

Los Angeles, CA 90042

Author's Bio

I'm mainly a writer of short fiction. One of my projects is a novel-in-stories, "Claudia." In September 2008 three of these stories were performed in the New Short Fiction Series, LA's 'live literary magazine.' I have a keen interest in what fiction writers can learn from playwrights and screenwriters: in fiction it's easy to allow good prose to mask mediocre drama. I also try to make some study of poetry. In my blog I explore the craft and practicalities of fiction-writing, with an emphasis on the short story; and also try to promote the Los Angeles literary scene.

Publications and Prizes

580 Split, Confrontation, New Madrid, Night Train, River Oak Review, Sotto Voce Magazine
Prizes Won: 
Kirkwood Award, UCLA Extension Writer's Program, 2005

Personal Favorites

What I'm Reading Now: 
Visiting Hours by Dan Wickett, ed.

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Fiction Writer
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Coventry, CT
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Last updated: Dec 07, 2010