Jon Edgell


Jon Edgell (b. 1965) is proud to live in the progressive and enlightened City of Brighton, UK, and has interests in music, art, literature, travel and sport. He writes very short high-impact flash fiction stories, for both children and adults, ideal for quick consumption in our busy gadget and internet dominated modern world.

Jon has published stories, articles, and reviews at various websites and magazines including Viva Brighton where his "Resolution" won the Flash Fact Short Story Competition in February 2015.

Please see or follow Jon on Twitter @jonedgellauthor for further information.

Where to find Jon Edgell online


Price: Free! Words: 1,040. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2015 . Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.00 from 7 reviews)
On a warm summer's day a boy whose dog has fallen in a stream seeks help from a stranger. "Drowndog" is a flash fiction story (< 1,000 words) about loss and mourning. A new short story by the prize winning author of "Resolution". "Crisp prose to wake up to on a Sunday morning..." PS
You set the price! Words: 2,800. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2015 . Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Write what you know, they say, but was this fictional story just a little too close to the truth? An accountant enters a short story competition with unexpected consequences. File under Fiction ... or maybe not? "Bust" is a short story within a short story by the prize winning author of "Resolution".
You set the price! Words: 2,060. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2015 . Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Coming of age
(4.00 from 3 reviews)
"Drive carefully, there’s a frost again tonight.” A short story from the prize winning author of "Resolution". A teenager asks his domineering father if he can borrow the car with dramatic consequences. "Drive is an edgy flash fiction contemporary family life story with a dash of mystery and a conclusion that lingers in your thoughts long after you’ve read ‘The End’." MDG

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