Sheldon Costa is a writer originally from Post Falls, Idaho. His fiction has appeared or is forthcoming in Conjunctions, The Georgia Review, Ninth Letter, The Pinch, and The Adroit Journal, among others. He is a winner of the AWP Intro Journal Project, the 2018 Helen Earnhart Harley Creative Writing Fellowship Award, and the Cream City Review's 2019 Summer Prize in Fiction. His work has been selected as a runner-up in both the Pinch Literary Awards and the Masters Review's Short Story Award for New Writers. He is currently attending Ohio State University's MFA program.