An Awesome Book List is Coming Soon!!!
With such a large volume of Writer's resources, software, and teaching aids
available on the internet, I've decided simply to give you my own
private list of best "everything-writing-related" to use and follow.
And yes, I actually own or subscribe to all of these writer's tools.
Get Prepared to Write!
Alternatives to Microsoft Word Software (Free & Paid)
Microsoft Office Word:(Office365)$8.25/mo Single User
WPS Office Free - https://www.wps.com/office-free
LibreOffice - https://www.libreoffice.org/
Apache OpenOffice - https://www.openoffice.org/download/index.html
...whichever Word Processing software you use...be sure it's compatible with Word!!!
Character & Story Development Software:
OneStopForWriters: Character & Story Development resources: ($9/mo)
includes world-building, scene-building, and multiple Thesaurus's that a writer can't live without! Free Library/Thesaurus and the Stacks rock!
Novel Factory(I find it easier to use than Scrivener or any of the others)
Free Trial & $39 to own
Editing & Proofreading:
Self-editing is a great $$-saver before you send it off to an Editor!
ProWritingAid(with Word plug-in) Web or Download Available
(...this is a grammar checker, style editor, and writing mentor!)
Autocrit : Fiction Book Editing Software ($10 or $30/mo plans) 14-day free trial!