Nanowrimo 2017 and beyond

Posted on Sat 02 December 2017 in News • Tagged with writing, Nanowrimo, First Byte, Scrivener, Ulysses • 3 min read

I complete Nanowrimo 2017 and outline my plans for what comes next.


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Joining the Dark Side

Posted on Fri 27 October 2017 in Journal • Tagged with Wordpress, Ulysses, blogging, Pelican • 4 min read

I contemplate a switch to Wordpress and Ulysses for blogging after four years of using a static-site generator.


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Shelving Weaver for Nanowrimo

Posted on Wed 25 October 2017 in Journal • Tagged with Weaver of Dreams, Nanowrimo, First Byte, writing, Scrivener, Ulysses • 3 min read

I temporarily shelve my novel, Weaver of Dreams, so I can concentrate on my project for Nanowrimo 2017


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Nanowrimo 2017

Posted on Tue 03 October 2017 in News • Tagged with Nanowrimo, Canva, First Byte, Weaver of Dreams, Ulysses • 2 min read

I reveal my Nanowrimo 2017 project and get an unexpected second bite at Ulysses.


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iA Writer Review

Posted on Fri 29 September 2017 in Reviews • Tagged with iA Writer, blogging, Ulysses, Scrivener • 9 min read

After my review of Ulysses on macOS and iOS, I take a close look at its understated but fabulous competitor, iA Writer.


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Text Editor Conundrum

Posted on Sat 23 September 2017 in Articles • Tagged with text editor, Ulysses, MultiMarkdown Composer, iA Writer • 2 min read

I'm faced with having to choose between three text editors thanks to some bad timing. In process I confront software pricing in 2017.


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A Scrivener user reviews Ulysses

Posted on Fri 01 September 2017 in Articles • Tagged with Scrivener, Ulysses, macOS, iOS, review • 17 min read

I try Ulysses for several weeks and give my impressions as long-term Scrivener user. I'm impressed and ask myself if I could use it for my writing.


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How I structure novels in Scrivener

Posted on Sat 19 August 2017 in Articles • Tagged with Scrivener, structures, Ulysses, Weaver of Dreams • 3 min read

After reading Matt Gemmell's post on structuring his novel Changer in Ulysses, I take up his open offer to describe how I organise my novel in Scrivener.


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Ulysses succumbs

Posted on Fri 11 August 2017 in Articles • Tagged with Ulysses, Scrivener, subscriptions • 3 min read

Two months after my anti-subscription rant, popular writing tool, Ulysses adopts the same model across macOS and iOS.


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