Erin Mae King
Creative writer knowledgeable in creative and analytical writing on professional, social, and personal platforms. Manageable with time, attentive to detail, and acquires excellent organizational skills. Skilled with Microsoft Office, MAC and PC computers, Final Draft Screenwriting Program, and social media applications.
Bachelor of Arts in English; Minor in Cinema and Television Arts
California State University, Fullerton ~ 2012 - 2019
Bookseller, barnes and noble, Irvine, California ~ 2017 - present
Accurately placed, packaged, and unpackaged merchandise in an organized manner. Recommended appropriate merchandise to each customer’s preferences which increased sales; provided information about the company’s membership which led to returning customers, further reaching company’s sale goals.
Dash Literary Journal editor, California state university, Fullerton, CA. ~ spring 2017
Worked with fellow editors over four months to create the Dash Literary Journal Volume 10. Read poetry and fiction submissions, considered which to accept, and reached out to faculty of universities to solicit submissions.
Editor intern, California state university, Fullerton, CA. ~ July 2017
Coordinated with professor about her guidelines and updated her on the progress. Read ten pages of poetry in Lithuanian and English several times, paying attention to spelling, format, layout, comparing each translation.
Place literary prize committee reader intern, 1888 Center, Orange, Ca. ~ June 2017
Read the first chapter or so of ten different novellas and chose a personal top three. Discussed with the group of ten readers to narrow down our choices to a total of four to compete for the literary prize.
Related coursework and skills
Experience in writing, editing, and reading full motion picture scripts, 1-hour television scripts, and short film scripts. General experience with multi-camera production environment and the teleprompter.
Published work of poetry, “Humming”, in Chapbook Series #4, Local Colors
Published work of poetry, “Clarity”, in Chapbook Series #5
CREATIVE WRITING CLUB MEMBER ~ 2012 - 2018
Participated in workshops, and provided and received feedback with fellow members in order to encourage the writing process, which helped improve my own writing skills and experience.
writer, editor, screenwriter, script reader, proofreader