368. Writing, Worrying, and Being in Carol Danvers’ Head: A Conversation with Liza Palmer

The Nobodies
A | BN | K | AB

Today I’m talking with Liza Palmer about the re-release of her first book, Conversations with the Fat Girl, and her newest novel, The Nobodies. We talk about writing, 4am anxiety, and writing Carol Danvers for the YA novels – and reading the script for the movie early (OMG).

Our conversation and her new book, The Nobodies, is a little bit about being uncomfortable and learning new skills: if you’re doing it right, as you level up it gets harder, not easier.

We talk about failing, and about feeling lost, in terms that might sound like depression or remind you of it, so if that’s something that’s not ideal for you right now, it’s okay to skip ahead to the next episode on your playlist.

The Nobodies is on sale now as of 10 September, so if you’re curious, you can get yourself a copy.

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This Episode’s Music

Sketch - shed life - close up of a yakThe music you’re listening to was provided by Sassy Outwater, and you can find her on Twitter @Sassyoutwater. This is a band called Sketch, and this is “Shedmau5” from their album “ShedLife,” which I’m still enjoying.

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