Synonyms of 'writing: Types of writer'
agony aunt or uncleamorista lover or a writer about love annotatoraphoristapologistbelletrista writer of belles-lettres belligeratibiographera writer of a biography or biographies bloggerbloggeraticalligraphercolumnista journalist who writes a regular feature in a newspaper comediancommentatorcopywritercryptographerdialogistdiaristdramatista writer of plays; playwright editorelegista writer of elegies encomiastepitaphistessayisteulogistfantasistfarceura writer of or performer in farces freelancergazetteera writer for a gazette or newspaper; journalist ghostwriterglossator, glossarist, glossist or glossographera writer of glosses and commentaries, esp (in the Middle Ages) an interpreter of Roman and Canon Law gonzo journalistgossip columnisthagiographerhistorianhistoriographera historian, esp one concerned with historical method and the writings of other historians homilisthuckster (US)humourist or (U.S.) humoristjournalistlexicographerlibrettistlyricista lyric poet microbloggermiscellanista writer of miscellanies moralistnovelista writer of novels parodista writer of parodies playwrightpoetpornographerreporterrhapsodistsatiristscreenwriterscribean author or journalist: used humorously scriptwritersermonisttelewritertragediana writer of tragedy troubadourany of a class of lyric poets who flourished principally in Provence and N Italy from the 11th to the 13th centuries, writing chiefly on courtly love in complex metric form tweeter ▷ See writing
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Word List of writing: Types of writer from the Collins English Word Lists