October 2015

Ithaca, NY – Rob Costello writes fiction for and about young people. He holds an MFA in Writing for Children and Young Adults from the Vermont College of Fine Arts. His short fiction for adults has appeared in Narrative, Eclectica, and Pindeldyboz. He has lectured and/or led workshops on the craft of writing for young people at the Vermont College of Fine Arts, Tompkins-Cortland Community College, the Boston Globe/Horn Book Symposium at Simmons College, and the SpringWrites Literary Festival of the Finger Lakes. He also co-teaches the annual Whole Novel Writing Workshop at the Highlights Foundation in Honesdale, PA. He is at work on his debut young adult novel. Millay is his first residency at an artists’ colony. Find out more at:

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