Keep on Writing in the Free World

Novel & story writing/organizational software available entirely for free.

AquariusDawn
AquariusDawnList by AquariusDawn, last updated 2017-12-03
  1. yWriter icon

    yWriter is a writing tool that uses "scenes" as a unit of text and allows you to associate that text with all manner of story elements (characters, locations, items) as well as place it and rearrange it within the context of chapters.

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    Main screen on Windows XP
  2. True Novelist icon

    True Novelist provides a way for authors to write their novel online, organize their story, view statistics about their project and writing habits, set goals, keep track of related research, and more.

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  3. oStorybook icon

    oStorybook is a free, open source novel-writing software for creative writers, novelists and authors which will help you to keep an overview of multiple plot-lines while writing texts.

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  4. bibisco icon

    bibisco is a novel writing software that helps you to write your story, in a simple way.

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    Novel architecture
  5. ApolloPad icon

    Great online app for writers, novelists, and bloggers. Manage project timelines, outlines, characters, locations and objects, upload photos and reorganize it all as much as you need to. Contextual inline notes (including to-do items, photos, and videos) to help you keep your...

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  6. Manuskript icon

    Manuskript is an open-source tool for writers, with outliner, character management, plot development, distraction-free editor, etc.

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  7. Desktop application to create organize characters, plotlines, scenes, and chapters. Includes a distraction-free editor so you can write your novel in peace!.

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  8. FreeWriter icon

    FreeWriter is a fully featured writing software suite to assist in writing novels and reports.

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    Use the Thoughts Canvas to get it clear in your mind before and while you are writing. Clear thoughts - great prose!

This list was created by AquariusDawn Nov 22, 2017 and was last updated Dec 3, 2017. The list has 8 apps.

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laurabrown
CommentJan 12, 2021

I'm going to try a couple but I don't know which of these you have actually used. Your list is good but your own reviews of them would have been helpful.

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