One of the first things I did after getting home from my trip was to stop by YA author Kelly Hashway’s blog. (I haven’t visited a lot of my favorite blogs since I left, but I’m on the road to getting caught up! I promise!)
Kelly’s video teaser of Advantage: Heartbreak gave me an idea. I’ve been meaning to do a vlog (video blog) for some time, and I had a friend encouraging me to do it, but I just didn’t feel like I had the gumption or the material. So, I took a page from Kelly’s book and decided to include a snippet of my new project in the vlog, and I think it actually came out all right.
Now, for your viewing pleasure (or displeasure, it’s really up to you), I present:
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…)