Emily Laura Costa is a writer from Waterbury, Connecticut. She received her MFA in fiction from Southern Connecticut State University, where she teaches and advises first-year students.

Her book Until It Feels Right, a collection of diary entries chronicling her experience with intensive CBT for obsessive-compulsive disorder, is out now from Autofocus Books.

She is also working on a novel about her father’s video store, as well as a collection of short stories. You can follow her on twitter @emilylauracosta.