C. S. Lakin is an award-winning author and blogger at Live Write Thrive (www.livewritethrive.com). She has twenty novels and ten writing crafts books published and works full-time as a copyeditor and writing coach. In addition to teaching and speaking at workshops, she offers online courses for writers and editors at cslakin.teachable.com. Lakin is also the fiction track coordinator of the San Francisco Writers’ Conference and facilitates intensive online critique groups for successful commercial fiction writing. Check out her blogs and websites here: Live Write Thrive, The Self Publisher, and Critique My Manuscript.