Writer facts for kids
A writer can mean anyone who makes a written work or who writes, but the word more usually means people who write creatively or as a job, or those who have written in many different forms. Skilled writers demonstrate skills in using language to portray certain ideas and images, whether in fiction or non-fiction.
Types of writing
- Lyrical (lyrics to music)
- Myths and legends
- Nonfiction and creative nonfiction
This list is only a few examples of the many types of writing there are.
Types of writers
Writers often specialize in one of the following categories:
- Newspaper reporter
- Magazine writer
- Head writer
- Blog writer
- Business writer
Images for kids
Portrait of Swedo-Finnish writer and poet Zachris Topelius (1818–1898) by Albert Edelfelt
Composer Richard Wagner, who also wrote the libretti for his works
William Blake "Nurse's Song" from Songs of Innocence and of Experience
Signature of Mariana Alcoforado (Maria Anna Alcoforada), once thought to be the writer of the epistolary fiction, Letters of a Portuguese Nun.
Cumaean Sibyl by Michelangelo
John the Evangelist Ethiopian c. 1540
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