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The Awkward Blerd Girl Podcast

The Awkward Blerd Girl Podcast

By Daisy Kane
Just a modest podcast where this awkward black nerd talks about issues such as self-care, personal development, and pop culture.
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Season Three Premiere (Welcome 2022)
It's beginning of the 3rd season, and I will be introducing some new segments to the show, as well as discussing a new approach to New Years' resolutions.  
January 14, 2022
Seasonal Depression (BONUS EPISODE)
In this bonus episode, I discuss SEASONAL DEPRESSION.  **(Season 3 starts in mid December)**
December 03, 2021
Halloween Recommendations (Season Two Finale)
For the SEASON TWO FINALE, I am sharing my favorite movies that always get me in the Halloween spirit.
October 25, 2021
Season Two Episode 16--Just a girl that loves wrestling
In this latest episode I discuss my love of professional wrestling. (Video is also available on my YouTube Channel)
September 06, 2021
A special thanks
I just wanted to give a special thanks to all of my followers, and I am also extending invites for guests to appear on the podcast! 
September 05, 2021
The return of the female action star
In this episode, I give my opinions on three popular films of this past summer: BLACK WIDOW, JOLT, and GUNPOWDER MILKSHAKE. Plus I briefly discuss my favorite action films featuring a powerful female lead.  **WARNING** There are SPOILERS, although I tried my best to keep them to a minimum. 
August 06, 2021
Here me out--I like London starring Chris Evans
In this latest episode I do a deep dive of the film, LONDON starring Chris Evans. And please stick around afterwards because I tell an embarrassing story about how I met him at a comic-con! (Synopsis: is a 2005 American romantic drama film written and directed by Hunter Richards. It stars Chris Evans, Jason Statham, Jessica Biel, Joy Bryant, Kelli Garner, and Isla Fisher. This movie won a reward at the Montreal World Film Festival.)
July 28, 2021
Review for the film, SYNCHRONIC
In this episode, I give my honest opinion on the movie SYNCHRONIC, starring Anthony Mackie and Jamie Dornan. Plus I reveal plans for an upcoming segment.
July 09, 2021
A Full Circle Moment
In this episode I briefly discuss my wedding anniversary, and how it led up to a full circle moment.  (**This was recorded on 6/10/21, which technically was the day after my anniversary**)
June 12, 2021
Dear Diary
In this episode, I come across my old high school diary and I go down the rabbit hole of my past. 
June 05, 2021
The One About Tattoos
In this episode, I discuss my fascination with tattoos, as well as my past experiences. And I share my plans for more in the future.
May 29, 2021
The One About Nature
After a long hiatus, I am back with more shenanigans! In this episode, I discuss why I am not a fan of nature. And I also discuss differences between living up North and Growing up in the South. 
May 22, 2021
Going under the knife
In this episode, I discuss my opinions on cosmetic surgery and my own personal experiences. 
April 06, 2021
The Unpretty Episode
In this episode I talk about weight and my lifelong insecurities. Plus I give insight about my YouTube Channel and future plans for the podcast.
March 26, 2021
Film Review: Malcolm & Marie
In this episode, I do a quick review on the film, MALCOLM & MARIE 
March 10, 2021
The One Without A Topic
On this episode, I decided to wing it as I answer random questions. Plus I give some insight on the revamping of my YouTube channel...
March 05, 2021
My experiences with Intimate Partner Violence (IPV)
In this deeply personal episode, I discuss my past relationships and how they are connected to IPV (Intimate Partner Violence). **TRIGGER WARNING** This episode contains foul language, violence, and discussions of domestic abuse If you or a loved ones is suffering from IPV, you can seek help at: Battered Women's Justice Project ( The Stalking Resource Center (800) FYI-CALL The National Domestic Violence Hotline (800)-799-SAFE/(7233)
February 26, 2021
Honoring Female Black Comic Book Characters--Misty Knight
For Black History Month. I will be discussing my favorite black female comic book characters. And in today's episode I am discussing the marvelous Misty Knight.
February 06, 2021
Season Two Premiere (Hello 2021)
Guess who's back! I am kicking off season two of THE AWKWARD BLACK NERD PODCAST with positive vibes and I will be discussing my plans for the new year!
January 29, 2021
Christmas Debate: Who has the better single?
In honor of the holidays, I decided to tap into my fangirl urges and ask the age old question... who had the better Christmas single? Backstreet Boys vs. *NSYNC
December 24, 2020
Let's give Daredevil a fair chance
In this episode, I discuss the cult classic, Daredevil, and I point out some redeeming qualities of the film. (DISCLAIMER--This was recorded before news broke that Charlie Cox was returning as Daredevil and will possibly be included in the MCU, which I think is just kismet)
December 10, 2020
Finding clarity during COVID-19
In this episode, I discuss how I found clarity during the pandemic.
December 05, 2020
How I met my Lobster (aka How I met my husband through internet dating)
In honor of my husband's birthday, I decided to dedicate this episode to him by sharing the story of how we met.
November 13, 2020
Shenanigans at Home (Part One)
In this episode, I go on a much needed tirade after having a chaotic morning. (I'm talking property damage, stolen meters, and yes the police were called 😅 But not to worry, no one got arrested!)
November 12, 2020
Halloween Edition 🎃 (A brief review of the new film, THE CRAFT: LEGACY)
In the spirit of Halloween, I give a brief review of the new film, THE CRAFT: LEGACY. (I tried to avoid spoilers, but there are a few details mentioned, just in case you haven't watched the movie yet!)
October 30, 2020
The Ex Files (Part One)-- The Break Up That Saved Me
While working on the release of my upcoming book, THE WAY SHE WAS (Available Nov. 13th), I decided to revisit a significant relationship from my past. And I discuss how this toxic relationship actually saved my life. (Plus I fangirl over Bailey Sarian) (***DISCLAIMER***: Sorry for the change of audio in the middle of the episode. I switched mics and finished the rest of the episode while I was driving to pick up my daughter from school...oh the joys of parenting LOL )
October 23, 2020
The Panic Attack Episode
In this episode, I discuss about my past experiences with panic attacks while hoping I can shed some light on certain stigmas regarding mental health. 
October 16, 2020
Why I'm fascinated with She-Hulk
In this episode, I discuss one of my favorite comic book characters, SHE-HULK. And I give my opinion about the upcoming live action series. **(Sorry in advance for my horrible pronunciation of certain names, and the fact that you can hear me eating lunch while I was recording LOL)**
October 09, 2020
Black Girl Magic in Teen Movies
In this episode, I take a trip down memory lane by discussing the "black best friend" from my favorite teen movies. Plus I give my thoughts on the upcoming movie, The Craft Legacy
October 02, 2020
How Fan Fiction helped me through postpartum depression
In today's episode, I discuss my rough transition into motherhood and I discuss postpartum depression, a common complication after childhood.
September 25, 2020
An American Dating Horror Story
While trying to make plans for Halloween this year, I decided to reminisce about a horrible date I went on back in my single girl days. (Needless to say, I didn't make smart choices back then) **Disclaimer** This story contains foul language, mentions of alcohol and drug use, and small mentions of sexual situations.
September 21, 2020
Debut Episode-- Imposter Syndrome
Hi I'm Daisy, and in my debut episode I give a brief introduction on what to expect from this awkward black nerd. And I discuss something that is truly more common than we think.
September 17, 2020