About me

Hi, I’m JL Peridot, sometimes people write my name as “J.L. Peridot”, but you can call me JL. I like cryptic crosswords, calisthenics (pole fitness in particular), and mechanical keyboards πŸ’Έ

21 random facts… Let’s go!

  1. Writer from Boorloo (Perth), Western Australia.
  2. Also an illustrator.
  3. Synthwave addict.
  4. Stationery junkie.
  5. Bullet journaller.
  6. Drinker of tea, coffee and maritime whiskeys.
  7. Player of games (video & board).
  8. Happily attached.
  9. Asian-Australian (first-generation).
  10. Lives on Whadjuk-Noongar land.
  11. Fav. travel: Southwest WA, rural NSW, Japan, UK
  12. Fav. genre: Sci-fi/spec-fic
  13. Fav. hobby: Obsessing over random things
  14. Fav. TV shows: The Orville, Star Trek TOS
  15. Keeb enthusiast (TADA68, Royal Kludge RK61)
  16. Turtle writer 🐒
  17. Cat fancier 🐱
  18. Bird friend 🐦
  19. Dune enjoyer 🏜
  20. Shower rockstar 🎀
  21. Author of Chasing Sisyphus (2017), About Henry (2018), It Starts With A Kiss (2019), and others.