October 24, 2012 by Kiersi
Specs: Scrivener is available for Windows and Mac (Scrivener for Windows, Scrivener 2 for Mac OS X 10.6.7 and above).
Requires 70MB on Mac OS X, 100MB on Windows.
There is so much to say about Scrivener. You might have traversed my review of StoryMill when I first set out to find a good piece of novel-writing software–it had so many of the things I wanted, but I found the formatting tools annoying and a tad crippling. (more…)
Category Software Reviews | Tags: novel software,outlining,planning,revising,Scrivener,writing software | 35 Comments
December 20, 2011 by Kiersi
Specs: Mac OS 10.6 or higher, 16MB of free disk space
I’ve only just downloaded the demo of StoryMill by Mariner Software, but to its credit, I’ve already developed a decent handle on the program. Overall, it gets the job done; there are some hugely irritating bugs, but the flexibility and tools StoryMill provides over a traditional word processor makes a huge difference. (more…)
Category Software Reviews | Tags: publishing,writer's software | 5 Comments