Outlining with Scrivener

Outlining with Scrivener

The Scrivener Outliner – Do I Have to? Outlinining with Scrivener is easier than you probably think. Whether you’re an Outliner or a Pantser, Planner or a Gardner—however you choose to word it—most would agree that there’s a place for some level of organization in...
Scrivener Custom Meta-data

Scrivener Custom Meta-data

Meta-data in General Meta-what, you ask? Meta-data is data about, well, data. So, it’s information about the attributes associated with a data point. While this may sound very technical, and in one sense it is, it really isn’t. The most common form of meta-data is...
Fixing Scrivener’s Backward Quotation Marks

Fixing Scrivener’s Backward Quotation Marks

Funky Quotation Marks are No Bueno Imagine slaving and toiling for hours, days, or even weeks in a manuscript before you realize that your writing is fraught with backward quotation marks! What would you do? Surely there has to be a better way, rather than going one...
How to Start A New Project In Scrivener

How to Start A New Project In Scrivener

Start A New Project in Scrivener To start a new project in Scrivener, you’ll need to have downloaded a trial here, or purchased the software here. This tutorial assumes you have an installed copy of Scrivener on your computer, and that you are ready to launch the...
Scrivener’s Layout and Shortcuts

Scrivener’s Layout and Shortcuts

Familiarizing Yourself With Scrivener Scrivener isn’t your average word processor. Its layout might seem simple enough, but it is a bit different. So, it’s natural you should expect a learning curve. To use Scrivener to the fullest extent, I personally found it...
Why Writers Choose Scrivener

Why Writers Choose Scrivener

If you’re a writer, you’ve probably heard of Scrivener by now, right? Scrivener is widely held as the writing app (software) of choice for novelists, playwrights, bloggers and everyone else that slings text. Today we’re going to explore, at a high level, why Scrivener...
Artemis Fowl Movie Review

Artemis Fowl Movie Review

Artemis Fowl Movie Review When I heard that Disney was going to make a movie based on the Artemis Fowl books, I got pretty excited, as did many others.  Artemis Fowl, a SUPER popular middle grade series by Eoin Colfer, was recently adapted to the silver screen, and...
Star Wars: Force Collector Review

Star Wars: Force Collector Review

Karr is a seemingly normal teenage boy, but he has a little secret. He gets headaches and blacks out when he touches certain objects. Why? Because he’s a force sensitive, that’s why. It’s like he force flashes the experience of any object that he...
Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker Review

Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker Review

“She is not who you think she is.” Whether or not you have even seen a Star Wars movie, watched a cartoon, played a video game, read a comic, witnessed the take over of May the 4th, or consumed one of the many novels in Star Wars lore, I’d be willing...

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