Jonathan Edelstein

Jonathan Edelstein is forty-six years old, married with cat, and living in New York City. In addition to BCS, his work has appeared in Strange Horizons, Escape Pod, Intergalactic Medicine Show, and the Lacuna Journal, and he blogs occasionally at He counts Ursula Le Guin and Bernard Cornwell among his inspirations, and when he isn’t writing, he practices law and hopes someday to get it right.

Stories by Jonathan Edelstein:
“The Examination Cloth”Issue #251, May 10, 2018
“Of Letters They Are Made”Issue #228, June 22, 2017

"Also good, and much sadder... The tragic arc of the story encompasses personal and scholarly loss, and the importance of stories and language." —Rich Horton, Locus

“The Shark God's Child”Issue #222, March 30, 2017
“Abere and the Poisoner”Issue #208, September 15, 2016

Podcasts by Jonathan Edelstein:
BCS 218: The Examination ClothIssue #251, May 10, 2018
BCS 182: Abere and the PoisonerIssue #208, September 15, 2016