Category Archives: tools for writers

Scrivener (a great tool for writers) on sale 50% off for only 6 more hours

I just bought Scrivener for Windows on sale for $20 on AppSumo!! (It’s normally $40 USD. They also have it for Mac on sale for the same price.) I’ve heard so many other writers I trust rave about Scrivener, but … Continue reading

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Online and browser proofreading tools

Sure your browser has a built-in spell checker. But does it catch everything? Check out these free browser-based & online Proofreading tools (spelling & grammar) that can help you catch more mistakes.

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Twitter may help sell books & keep you connected

Are you a writer? Editor? Publisher? Then you might want to seriously consider being on Twitter. Yeah, I know–another social networking tool. Do you really need another? But I’ve found it a great tool for finding out what’s going on … Continue reading

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Tattoo To-Do List

I love using to-do lists. They help me stay organized. So I really enjoyed looking at this to-do list that’s a temporary tattoo. You put it on your hand (or wherever), and use the skin-safe gel pen to write out … Continue reading

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I’ve been immersed in a fantastic writing course

Hey, it’s been a week or so since I last posted. How did the time slip by? By my being completely immersed in a FANTASTIC writing course by Margie Lawson–Writing Body Language and Dialogue Cues Like a Psychologist. If you’re … Continue reading

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free online writers’ conference – The Muse Online Writers’ Conference

What can be better than a FREE Writers’ Conference? Free is often a helpful thing, especially for writers, who often don’t have much money. And when the FREE conference is an online writers’ conference, where there is no expense for … Continue reading

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Wordle – fun with words and useful tool for writers

Wordle is both a fun time waster for people who like words, and a useful tool for writers. You can upload any text you want into Wordle, and play with the fonts, colors, and layouts, and it will produce a … Continue reading

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