Essential Writing App for Mac: Scrivener

As you can imagine, Scrivener was a big help in self-publishing this fantasy novel. There are so many ways I’ve used the software to get to this point that it’s hard to imagine doing it all without Scrivener. It’s been a long hike – like doing the Appalachian Trail – and Scrivener has been in my pack the whole way. Here are some ways that Scrivener has helped me self-publish over the last year:

Scrivener is more of a Mac app that is geared towards longer projects like novels, research papers, longform journalism. However there are some good ideas for shorter/blog oriented writing in this post. It's a slightly pricier tool but a very powerful one if it strikes your fancy.

Scrivener: The Essential Writing Tool