Lian Dolan is a writer, producer, talk show host, and podcast pioneer. She is the author of two novels, both LA Times Bestsellers, Helen of Pasadena and Elizabeth the First Wife. She created Satellite Sisters with her four real sisters, an award-winning talk show and website and winner of 9 Gracie Allen Awards for excellence in Women's Media. She writes the blog and produces the weekly podcast “The Chaos Chronicles,” a humorous look at modern motherhood, that was developed as a sitcom by Nick at Nite. Her writing has appeared in O, The Oprah Magazine, Oprah.com, and Working Mother and essays in Chicken Soup for the Sister’s Soul. TV appearances have included The Today Show, CBS Sunday Morning, and The Oprah Winfrey Show. Lian graduated from Pomona College with a degree in Classics. She is repped by Foundry Literary in NYC (Fiction) and Kaplan/Stahler in LA (TV/Film).