Scott is a writer from Milwaukee, Wisconsin. He works as senior editor for New American Press and teaches at a local technical college. He has been a juried participant at Lit Camp (May 2017), writing resident at Can Serrat in Barcelona (November 2018 & June 2019), a finalist in Glimmer Train's new writer contest (August 2018 & December 2017; honorable mentions August 2017 & 2016) and shortlisted for Dzanc books Disquiet Literary Prize (2020) His writing has been nominated for Best American Short Stories, and appeared in Colorado Review, X-RAY, Necessary Fiction, F(r)iction, Litro, MAYDAY, Rejection Letters and elsewhere.