Lizzie Damilola Blackburn - YINKA, WHERE IS YOUR HUZBAND?

Lizzie Damilola Blackburn - YINKA, WHERE IS YOUR HUZBAND?

Lizzie and I discuss Yinka, Where Is Your Huzband?, her personal inspiration for this book, her belief that self love is the most important kind of love, creating an immersive story format, the television show that inspired her, the process for finding her book's title, and much more.


Lizzie and I discuss Yinka, Where Is Your Huzband?, her personal inspiration for this book, her belief that self love is the most important kind of love, creating an immersive story format, the television show that inspired her, the process for finding her book's title, and much more.

Lizzie's recommended reads are:

  1. The Maid by Nita Prose
  2. Good Intentions by Kasim Ali

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Born and raised in London, Lizzie Damilola Blackburn is a British-Nigerian writer who won the Literary Consultancy Pen Factor Writing Competition in 2019 with an early draft of her debut novel. She has been on the receiving end of the question in the title of her novel many times, and now lives with her husband in Milton Keynes, England.