As a beginner to writing, it was difficult to find the tools I needed in order to be able to start the actual process of writing. Over the years I’ve had one thing or another I thought would help, but only confused and or distracted me from actual writing. I thought I’d share some of those things I collected over the years for you should you want to begin to create your own stories, but didn’t know how to do it. So here is a list of some of the tools that have helped me.


Most of these are free to try for a limited time, but after the initial trial version is over a license would have to be bought to continue using.