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Take Control of Scrivener 2 by Kirk McElhearn

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Call Me Scrivener

Some years ago—never mind how long precisely—having little or no knowledge of writing Mac applications, and wanting a word processor that would be more appropriate for his creative writing and a PhD thesis, Keith Blount thought he would delve into programming and see whether he could learn how to write the program he wanted.

After much hard work, Scrivener was born.

Understand the Scrivener Philosophy

Neither a word processor nor a text editor, Scrivener presents an environment designed to help creative writers approach long-form works in a non-linear manner. Instead of starting at the beginning and writing until the end, a writer working with Scrivener can start writing anywhere, then move texts around easily until they are where ...

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