RoughDraft is described as 'freeware word processor for Windows 95, 98, ME, NT, 2000 and XP. Although suitable for general use, it has features specifically designed for creative writing: novels, short stories, articles, plays and screenplays' and is an app in the Office & Productivity category. There are more than 25 alternatives to RoughDraft for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, Linux, Online / Web-based and BSD. The best alternative is LibreOffice - Writer, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like RoughDraft are Microsoft Word (Paid), Apache OpenOffice Writer (Free, Open Source), AbiWord (Free, Open Source) and Notepad (Free).
AbiWord is a free software word processor. The name "AbiWord" (pronounced "Abby Word") is derived from the root of the Spanish word "abierto", meaning "open". It runs on Linux, Mac OS X (PowerPC), ReactOS, BeOS (unsupported), AmigaOS 4.
WordPad is a simple word processor that is included with almost all versions of Microsoft Windows from Windows 95 onwards. It is the successor of Windows 3.1s Write. From Windows 7 Wordpad includes the ribbon user interface.
Atlantis is an innovative, no-nonsense word processor carefully designed with the end-user in mind. Compact, fast-loading, but still powerful and efficient, Atlantis will be the perfect companion for a wide range of your word processing tasks, – from simple to most complex.