Contents tagged with writing software

  • Why won't .DOC die?

    Tags: writing, writing software

    It happened again--had to send out text in .DOC format.

    For those of you too young to remember. .DOC is the original Microsoft Word format. In fact it's been upgraded several times; according to … more

  • Word to Thunderbird formatting woes

    Tags: writing, writing software

    This one has plagued me for awhile. I wonder if any agents have thrown out my queries just because of it.

    Thunderbird, it turns out, has a horrible formatting engine. And Microsoft Word pastes with … more

  • Writing Software

    Tags: writing software, Scrivener, Scapple, Microsoft Word

    I wanted to take a few moments to reflect on writing software. Whether you've been writing for months or decades, you have no doubt already developed an opinion about what you are currently using, … more