Work Nature

  • Write fiction or nonfiction prose, such as short stories, novels, biographies, articles, descriptive or critical analyses, and essays. 
  • Develop factors such as themes, plots, characterizations, psychological analyses, historical environments, action, and dialogue to create material. 
  • Prepare works in appropriate format for publication, and send them to publishers or producers. 
  • Revise written material to meet personal standards and to satisfy needs of clients, publishers, directors, or producers. 
  • Confer with clients, editors, publishers, or producers to discuss changes or revisions to written material. 
  • Choose subject matter and suitable form to express personal feelings and experiences or ideas, or to narrate stories or events. 
  • Conduct research to obtain factual information and authentic detail, using sources such as newspaper accounts, diaries, and interviews. 
  • Plan project arrangements or outlines, and organize material accordingly. 
  • Follow appropriate procedures to get copyrights for completed work. 
  • Attend book launches and publicity events, or conduct public readings. 
  • Collaborate with other writers on specific projects. 
  • Write narrative, dramatic, lyric, or other types of poetry for publication. 
  • Adapt text to accommodate musical requirements of composers and singers. 
  • Write words to fit musical compositions, including lyrics for operas, musical plays, and choral works.

Key Skills

  • Editing
  • Blogging
  • Web Content Management
  • Search Engine Optimization (SEO)
  • Content Management
  • English Language
  • Technical Writing

Occupations

  • Fiction and Nonfiction Author
  • Freelance Writer
  • Lyricist
  • Novelist
  • Creative Writer
  • Storyteller

Career Analysis

1 Fees
Low
2 Demand
High
3 Salary
Medium
4 Level Of Preparation
Medium

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