Category «Writing Tools»

Writing reference books: A love story

I’ve decided to take up a new hobby. There are two series of writing reference books that I would like to own. I looked in to buying them on-line, but the shipping charges are outrageous. Edmonton has a wonderful abundance of used bookstores, so I’m going crawl through them to find copies. Hey, it’s winter. …

Reviewfuse crit website

I’ve been doing critiques of some writing on Review Fuse. You do four reviews and get three in return (or, if you pay to join, you get 3 reviews for doing two). The reviews break down the components into individually ranked topics- like dialog, mechanics, plot, characters, etc. You get a star rating and there …

If you write and haven’t checked out Scrivener yet, do so! It’s a marvelous little program. Includes a very generous site license- all the computers in your household can have their own copy. Good for organizing all the research, notes, and graphics for term papers and professional work, too. And, no, I am not being …