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Lian Dolan
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,, 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).

Entries by Lian Dolan

28 Signs You're Dealing With a Youngest Child

(0) Comments | Posted November 8, 2013 | 11:22 AM

Ah, to be the oldest child. All the attention, the new clothes, the pressure to succeed in everything all the time. Social scientists have told us lately that firstborns are actually smarter than siblings born further down the line because Mom and Dad simply spent more time with...

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Which Shakespearean Bad Boy Is for You?

(19) Comments | Posted July 2, 2013 | 12:05 PM

Think you've cornered the market on attracting the wrong type of men? No, no that sort of dating self-sabotage has been going on for hundreds of years at least. I discovered some of thsee Elizabethan Bad Boys while researching my novel Elizabeth the First Wife, a rom-com with...

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