About Me

Triskaidekaman is a part-time author based in Jakarta.

Her latest book (to-date) Cadl: S*buah Nov*l Tanpa Huruf * (Gramedia Pustaka Utama, 2020) is one of six interesting manuscripts announced in 2019 Jakarta Arts Council Novel Competition. Her previous works are Cara Berbahagia Tanpa Kepala [Headless Ways for Delightful Life] (Gramedia Pustaka Utama, 2019), which is shortlisted in Khatulistiwa Literary Award 2018/19 for Prose, shortlisted in 2019 Best Indonesian Fantasy Fiction, and picked as a nominee in 2019 Tempo’s Best Work of Prose. Her debut novel Buku Panduan Matematika Terapan [A Guidebook of Applied Mathematics] (Gramedia Pustaka Utama, 2018) is the 1st winner of 2017 Unnes International Novel Writing Contest, shortlisted in Khatulistiwa Literary Award 2017/18 for First/Second Book, shortlisted in 2018 Tempo’s Best Work of Prose, and shortlisted in 2019’s IP Market Akatara/Aprofi/National Book Committee.

One of her short story Homoctopus was published in Intersastra web (in bilingual), under Unrepressed series, published in 2019. Back in 2017 and 2018, she had won several communal competitions, mostly with her novel-length works. In non-fictional writing realm, she is also a contributor on Quora in Bahasa Indonesia, where she has been selected as a Top Writer in April 2019.

Apart of writing, she enjoys reading books, also watching (and commenting about) Formula 1 races.

She can be reached on Twitter or Instagram.

Inquiries: triskaidekaman@gmail.com.