Debra Ollivier

Contributing editor and writer at large, Huff/Post50

Debra Ollivier launched Huff/Post 50 and is now a contributing editor and writer at large. She is the author of the national bestseller What French Women Know: About Love, Sex, and Other Matters of Heart and Mind and Entre Nous: A Woman’s Guide to Finding Her Inner French Girl. Her work is also published in the best-selling anthology Mothers Who Think: Tales of Real-life Parenthood and Because I Said So: 33 Mothers Write About Children, Sex, Men, Aging, Faith, Race & Themselves. Ollivier was a regular contributor to Salon and has written for Harpers, Playboy, Parents Magazine, The Washington Post, Le Monde, and Les Inrockuptibles, among others.

A native Angelino, Ollivier lived in France for over ten years, had her two children there, and became a dual citizen. She continues to nurture a delicious love/hate relationship with the French.