Writing Resources - Software

Scrivener $40-45 Windows, Mac Short stories, Novels
WriteItNow $60 Windows, Mac Short stories, Novels
*yWriter5 Windows
Novels (uses chapters/scenes)
*WriteMonkey Windows Distraction free writing
*Trelby Windows, Linux Screenplays
OMMWRITER (donationware) Windows, Mac, iOS Distraction free writing
FocusWriter(donationware) Windows, Mac, Linux Distraction free writing



*Evernote Windows, Android, Mac, iOS
*OneNote Windows, Android, Mac, iOS

* denotes free software

Writing Resources - Books

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For Fiction Writers
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  • The Emotion Thesaurus: Writer's Guide To Character Expression 
  • The Negative Trait Thesaurus: A Writer's Guide to Character Flaws 
  • The Positive Trait Thesaurus: A Writer's Guide to Character Attributes