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Scrivener is quickly becoming the word-processor of choice with writers, and it’s easy to see why. Scrivener makes re-arranging scenes within your text a breeze with their drag-and-drop features and has a great outlining tool as well. You can even set word count goals every time you sit down to write.


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Scrivener for Dummies


Scrivener for Dummies

Don’t want to spend hours trying to figure out Scrivener? Pick up a copy of Scrivener for Dummies, so that you can get straight to writing!

Voice Recorder


Digital Voice Activated Recorder

Constantly forgetting great ideas because you can’t get to a pen in time? That won’t be a problem with this nifty voice-activated recorder by Dictopro. All you have to do is say the words out loud, and voila! noted.



2018-2019 Planner by Lemome

Schedule your writing goals or scenes in this awesome planner by Lemome. It has gotten rave reviews on Amazon for its great quality!

Noise-Cancelling Headphones


Noise-Cancelling Headphones

Noise-cancelling headphones are a must if you will be sharing your writing space with someone. I have these particular headphones myself, and I love them! Plus, they won’t cost you $300.

Three-Ring Binder

Three-Ring Binders

I love to use three-ring binders to organize my manuscript and notes while editing. This four pack of binders from Cardinal come in a set of four different colors to easily organize your notes and WIPs.

Bullet Journal Pens


Bullet Journal Pens

These fine-tipped bullet journal pens come in a variety of colors and are great for writing notes. They are made specifically for writing so they won’t smear or smudge the page.



6-Pack of Spiral Notebooks

Notebooks may seem like a silly addition to this list, but if you’re anything like me, you’re going to need them. I go through at least five of these bad boys with every manuscript. Some writers prefer composition notebooks, but I’ve always liked to use spiral notebooks for my own notes.

Am I missing anything from this list? Let me know!