About me

Hi, I’m JL Peridot, sometimes credited as “J.L. Peridot”, but you can call me JL. I write mostly futuristic love stories and also dabble in contemporary, erotic and speculative fiction.

21 random facts… Let’s go!

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