Kathrin Lake is an award-winning playwright, screenwriter, non-fiction author and writing coach. Her books include: Writing with Cold Feet and From Survival to Thrival. Using her Power of Story system, Kathrin shows people how to make their stories and messages as powerful as they can be before they are launched into the world. Kathrin lives in Vancouver, Canada but winters in Mexico where she gives writing retreats. More info at


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This is the place where I say what’s new, what’s coming up, what’s relevant but it is not my blog. Go to the writing blog for my latest pearls of wisdom about writing, speaking and storytelling and the thrival blog about living and thriving in life and my ongoing saga.



New Book coming out this year!









Excerpt story from The Happy Hammock which won second prize at The Vancouver Story Slam: