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Rob Costello

Rob Costello (he/him) is a queer man who writes dark fiction for and about queer youth. He holds an MFA in Writing from the Vermont College of Fine Arts, and is an alumnus of the Millay Colony for the Arts and the New York State Summer Writers Institute. His short stories have appeared in Hunger Mountain, Stone Canoe, Eclectica, Light and Dark Magazine, and Narrative, and are forthcoming in Rural Voices: 15 Authors Challenge Assumptions About Small-Town America (Candlewick, October 2020). Visit to find out more.