Plume Creator!

I found this software while trying to find a writing platform. It’s similar to Scrivener. Not as complex or feature rich but it does the job. You can split your book into chapters and work on just that piece. Go to the website to check it out.

Are you a writer ? Plume Creator will help you with this hard task !

This software gives you an outliner, a distraction-free mode, a note manager and much more !

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Inside the Process of Writing a Novel – RealtimeBoard

A lot of us have thought about becoming a writer and some have started (and even completed!) a novel, a poem or a book. Writing is a great way to share your experience and knowledge, inspire people to do great things, unleash their imagination using letters, words and sentences. Writing is attractive, but it is hard. We have a lot of writers among our users and they use RealtimeBoard to improve their writing process. We talked to one of them and In this post we are happy to share John Robbins tips and tricks on improving the process of writing a novel with RealtimeBoard. Read the story and get inspired!

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Kindle Scout

This is pretty cool, we know Amazon has been a major source for eBooks and indie authors having a way to self publish.

Submit your book to Kindle Scout and be considered for a publishing contract with Kindle Press in 45 days or less. We welcome submissions for English-language books in Romance, Mystery & Thriller and Science Fiction & Fantasy genres. Any adult with a valid U.S. bank account and a U.S. social security number or tax identification number is eligible

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I ran into this writing software. It does Multi Document, Goals, Live stats and even type writing sounds.

FocusWriter is a simple, distraction-free writing environment. It utilizes a hide-away interface that you access by moving your mouse to the edges of the screen, allowing the program to have a familiar look and feel to it while still getting out of the way so that you can immerse yourself in your work. It’s available for Linux, Windows, and Mac OS X, and has been translated into many different languages.

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21 Books That Changed Science Fiction And Fantasy Forever

Speculative fiction is the literature of change and discovery. But every now and then, a book comes along that changes the rules of science fiction and fantasy for everybody. Certain great books inspire scores of authors to create something new. Here are 21 of the most influential science fiction and fantasy books.

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Terry Pratchett’s advice for writers

One of the things I have been trying to do is read more. I got a Kindle Paperwhite 2 years ago. Ever since, I have been reading way more books. More indie as well which I think has been good. There are so many unknown authors with new fresh ideas. I found this article from Terry Pratchett who created an awesome world around his novels. One of my favorite authors.

4) Read a lot. Read so many books that you overflow.

via Terry Pratchett Appreciation | Terry Pratchett’s advice for writers.

20 Writing Tips from Fiction Authors

Here is an article I found that has some good advice on writing. It’s worth a read.

Writing success boils down to hard work, imagination and passion—and then some more hard work. iUniverse Publishing fires up your creative spirit with 20 writing tips from 12 bestselling fiction authors.

Use these tips as an inspirational guide—or better yet, print a copy to put on your desk, home office, refrigerator door, or somewhere else noticeable so you can be constantly reminded not to let your story ideas wither away by putting off your writing.

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