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Not every game is about winning. Amidst the rise in tabletop gaming, dozens of storytelling games have emerged that challenge you or your teammates to create entertaining stories instead of beating each other. If you want to hone your skills as a creative writer, these are an excellent way to start.
iOS/Mac: There's certainly no shortage of notes app out there, but Bear's an app that manages to toe the line between a few different popular styles, and might suit you if you need more features than plain text offers, but not as much as something like Evernote.
November is National Novel Writing Month, or NaNoWriMo and that means that if you haven't started your story yet, now is the perfect time. Writing has a ton of mental and emotional benefits, so let's get started! Here are some tools that will help.
American author R.L. Stine has been enthralling kids with spooky tales for the better part of a quarter century. His ability to keep early adolescents reading - the "one more page" factor - is a gift that very few writers can rival. Stine recently participated in an Ask Me Anything (AMA) on the news aggregation website Reddit. Here are his best writing tips.
Hi Lifehacker, I'm collaborating with a friend on a writing project and are wondering if there is an online cloud app that would allow us to work together on material. We are after something that would allow real time communication as well as the ability to post ideas and pages for proofing. Any suggestions?
None of us are perfect writers. Misspellings occur, and mistakes happen. Thankfully, there’s WhiteSmoke. This next-level writing app will catch all your mistakes before you even think of hitting 'send'. For a limited time, you can get a year’s subscription for $38.94 AUD .
Mac/iOS: Ulysses is one of our favourite writing apps for big projects, and today the iOS app in-particular is seeing some big improvements alongside some minor ones on Mac.
Writing a speech and delivering it are two separate challenges. If you're not sure where to start with the writing process, use this six-part outline as a guide.
iOS: Scrivener is one of the best tools for organising your longform writing, but the lack of a mobile app has always been an issue. Today, that's finally remedied with the release of Scrivener for iPhone and iPad.