Tag: Scrivener

Drafting novels with Scrivener
Tutorials

Drafting novels with Scrivener

After my last tutorial on Scrivener's fundamentals, I delve into drafting novels. I cover templates, structure, styles, and more!


Scrivener Fundamentals
Tutorials

Scrivener Fundamentals

After announcing my guide to Scrivener two months ago, I finally get around to writing the first post. For this instalment, I cover Scrivener's user interface and some of its fundamental concepts and features.


Fiddling with tools
Journal

Fiddling with tools

Idle hands are the devil's tools, and mine have been busy creating a technically complex world-building solution. Yet, perhaps an easy, but less flexible solution is staring me in the face.


Announcing an author's guide to Scrivener
News

Announcing an author's guide to Scrivener

I announce my intention to create an instructional series on how I use Scrivener. Rather than focusing on features in isolation, I'll approach Scrivener from the domains in which I use it - writing, world-building and most recently, blogging.



Reviews

Three months with Ulysses

I reflect on three months of using Ulysses, pony up for the annual subscription, and ponder if I’ll ever use it for writing fiction.


OmniOutliner review
Reviews

OmniOutliner review

I review OmniOutliner for macOS, and ask the question 'can it add the outlining features I need to Ulysses or is it better to stick with Scrivener?'



Articles

Why I still use Scrivener

Ten reasons why I still use Scrivener for writing fiction.


Nanowrimo 2017 and beyond
News

Nanowrimo 2017 and beyond

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



Journal

Shelving Weaver for Nanowrimo

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


iA Writer Review
Reviews

iA Writer Review

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


A Scrivener user reviews Ulysses
Reviews

A Scrivener user reviews Ulysses

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.



Articles

How I structure novels in Scrivener

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.