Season 2 Episode 07: Malaga Baldi - No One is Watching

"I’d like to write the great American novel, but I don’t think I’m the person to do that. I think I’m the person to find that.”

Whether you’re thinking about writing a book or just love reading them, you’ll want to listen in on our conversation with Malaga Baldi. At 61, Malaga has been a literary agent for more than 30 years and shares her wisdom about publishing, writing and living a good life (“delayed satisfaction is muy importante!”). She is living what we call ‘the gravy years’: fully enjoying her professional, family and personal life and marveling that she got the life she wanted, including the ice cream.  What’s it like to reach the point where you finally get to be the person you want to be? Listen to Malaga and find out!

And for more about the authors Malaga represents and the books she loves, check out

Malaga's list books