Grown, a podcast from The Moth

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Episodes: 25


Grown is a podcast about the in-between: the nebulous, the liminal, the just plain weird time between those awkward teenage years and full-on adulthood. Grown is co-hosted by Aleeza Kazmi and Alfonso “Fonzo” Lacayo, two Moth storytellers and graduates of The Moth’s Education program who are on the cusp of adulthood themselves. Together, they guide listeners through true stories that deal with the challenges and joys of growing up. Using their unique points of view, Aleeza and Fonzo will discuss first crushes, culture, identity, secrets, and more.

Like The Moth Podcast, Grown centers these fresh, personal stories told at Moth events worldwide—but Grown also features conversations with the storytellers themselves, on the street interviews, audio diaries from young voices, and more. Grown is a podcast that reminds us that no matter how old we are, we’re never fully grown.

Start by listening to Episode 1, Crushed: Heartbreaks, first kisses, and catching feelings.

Episode Date
Growth-Spurt: Scotland and Anime
Feb 21, 2024
Introducing: Everyone's Business (But Mine) with Kara Berry
Feb 05, 2024
Parents: Moms, Dads, and What They Don’t Understand
Jan 31, 2024
Comfort Zone: Safety, Independence, and Spreading Your Wings
Jan 17, 2024
Great Expectations: Pressure, Hopes, and a Live Show
Jan 03, 2024
Making Friends: BFFs, and Frenemies, and Cliques.
Dec 20, 2023
Moral Compass: Mishaps, Mistakes, and Youthful Indiscretions
Dec 06, 2023
Nerding Out: Passions, Obsessions, and Media
Nov 22, 2023
Outside Looking In: FOMO, Friends, and Falling Outs
Nov 08, 2023
Siblings: Bonds, Rivalries, and Drama
Oct 25, 2023
Grown S2: Trailer
Oct 18, 2023
Growth-Spurt: Checking out Borrowed
Sep 13, 2023
Growth-Spurt: Fonzo and Aleeza talk Ladybug and tattoos
Aug 23, 2023
Growth-Spurt: Getting Educated
Jul 26, 2023
Growth-Spurt: Aleeza and Fonzo Host a Moth Radio Hour Episode
Jul 12, 2023
Growth-Spurt: Aleeza and Fonzo talk Anime and Fleetwood Mac
Jun 14, 2023
Secrets: Diaries, Twilight, and prom
May 03, 2023
Culture and Identity: Periods, religion, and personal boundaries
Apr 19, 2023
At Home In Your Body: Puberty, body image, and swimsuits
Apr 05, 2023
Family and Food: Dinner, drama, and deliciousness
Mar 22, 2023
Storytelling: Truth, transformation, and a haircut
Mar 08, 2023
Young Punks: Concerts, musical memories, and moving to NYC
Feb 22, 2023
Search and Rescue: Feeling lost and getting found
Feb 08, 2023
Crushed: Heartbreaks, first kisses, and catching feelings
Feb 08, 2023
Jan 24, 2023