Jillian Lauren Bestselling author of the memoirs Everything You Ever Wanted, and Some Girls: My Life in a Harem, and blogger at http://www.jillianlauren.com/blog/

Jillian Lauren is the bestselling author of the memoirs Everything You Ever Wanted, and Some Girls: My Life in a Harem, and the novel Pretty. Her writing has appeared in The Paris Review Daily, The New York Times, The Los Angeles Times, Los Angeles Magazine, Vanity Fair and Flaunt Magazine, among others. Jillian is a regular storyteller with The Moth. She blogs at http://www.jillianlauren.com/blog/. Her Tedx talk on adoption can be found here.