Scrivener for Fun and Profit

Using the world’s best word processor to manage ideas and ongoing projects

Photo by Alejandro Escamilla on Unsplash

Straight-Up Drafting a Novel

My completed first draft of The Paranormal Adventure Society (book 1).

Importing and Using Research

To return to single-pane editing, click the icon at the top right of the pane you wish to continue viewing. To choose between vertical and horizontal split panes, go to View > Editor Layout > Split Horizontally / Vertically.

Ongoing-Project Management

To use a custom icon, you’ll first need to do a Google search for a transparent PNG file and save it to your desktop. (For this mini-tutorial I used a fifth file, my “Inspiration Trilogy,” which has turned out two books so far: Life Without Envy and A Bright Clean Mind.)

The Repository

An Irish fairy tale I started in 2014. Someday I will finish this!

Authoress: LIFE WITHOUT ENVY (“a self-help book that’s actually helpful”) and assorted fantasy novels.

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