Margo Candela has made a name for herself with her debut novel, Underneath It All, followed by Life Over Easy. Margo was born and raised in East LA and studied journalism in San Francisco. She lives in Culver City, California. Visit her at www.margocandela.com.
A Conversation with Margo Candela, Author of Good-bye To All That
What inspired you to tell this story of a temp worker’s foray into the corporate world? Were you interested in exploring the consequences of a tryst in that particular environment, or did the two themes blend together once you started writing?
I’ve worked from home for the past few years, and as a consequence I’ve developed a fascination with office life. For someone like Raquel, whose office life...