C. S. Lakin (author)

Ubiquitous Press
Award-winning novelist, blogger, and writing coach. Author of twenty novels in various genres, and three writing craft books for fiction writers

C. s. lakin

C. S. Lakin is a multipublished novelist and writing coach. She works full-time as a copyeditor and critiques about two hundred manuscripts a year. She teaches writing workshops and gives instruction on her award-winning blog Live Write Thrive

C. S. Lakin writes novels in numerous genres, focusing mostly on contemporary psychological mysteries and allegorical fantasy. Her novel Someone to Blame (contemporary fiction) won the 2009 Zondervan First Novel competition 2009 (published October 2010). Lakin’s seven-book Gates of Heaven fantasy series for adults (AMG-Living Ink Publishers) features original full-length fairy tales in traditional style. 

She also publishes sweet Western historical romance novels. The first three--Colorado Promise, Colorado Hope, and Colorado Dream--have hit best-seller lists repeatedly, under the pen name of Charlene Whitman. She also has four highly acclaimed writing craft books aimed to help fiction writers see success with their novels.

See her list of books on her Amazon Author Page here.

User links: Website Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Google+ Amazon Goodreads


A young woman tries to solve the mystery surrounding her father's death 25 years earlier and uncovers lies and truths that tear her family apart.
Six naïve guests plus revenge served cold equals a recipe for disaster…
Shoot Your Novel is a unique writing craft book aimed to help novelists utilize cinematic technique
The 12 Key Pillars is a comprehensive, step-by-step blueprint to help writers build a novel from idea to completion.
A Writing craft book designed to help novelists get to the heart of their story