Silhouette of a couple kissing under a night sky. Book cover for "The Only Question That Matters" by JL Peridot.
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Cover Reveal: The Only Question That Matters

May I present to you the cover of my upcoming novella, The Only Question That Matters. "The word falls out of him between breaths. He is drenched in sweat, and the heat emanating from him ripples the air around the surface of his skin. He squeezes my wrist, forehead resting on his other hand, shoulders rising… Continue reading Cover Reveal: The Only Question That Matters

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The Rhythm and The Drum

“Shall I continue?” he asks me. But before I can answer, he starts again, firm hand pounding on stretched skin. Deep and hollow, warm, wooden sounds fill the room. And I can’t help but move, taken by the beat while I watch the snakes on his shoulders writhing, full of life. It’s in my belly,… Continue reading The Rhythm and The Drum