The 3 Indispensable Writing Apps in My Workflow

I learned very early in my graduate career (in the early 2000s) that I needed different apps for the different phases of writing (drafting, editing, and publishing/printing). Word was great for the latter two, but it was terrible for drafting for me.

Since then, lots of tools have come and gone, but the following are my current indispensable writing tools:

1. Drafts. Drafts’ tagline — “where text starts” — nails exactly what it does for me. It is on all of my digital devices (including my Apple Watch) and syncs across all…