Rough Draft!

Writing on paper, you let go and just get your idea out. You don't get caught up perfecting the words too early. Rough Draft is like writing with p...

Rough Draft alternatives

  • FocusWriter

  • FocusWriter is a fullscreen, distraction-free word processor designed to immerse you as much as possible in your work. The program autosaves your p...

    tags: Portable auto-hide-toolbar auto-saving customizable distraction-free-writing
    platform: Mac OS X Windows Linux
  • iA Writer

  • The key to good writing is not that magical glass of Bordeaux, the right kind of tobacco or that groovy background music. The key is focus. What yo...

    tags: distraction-free-writing no-distraction text-editor writing-editor
    platform: Mac OS X Android iPhone Android Tablet iPad
  • Byword

  • Byword is designed to make writing more enjoyable with Markdown on your Mac, iPhone and iPad.

    tags: distraction-free-writing dropbox-integration grammar-checker markdown offline-access
    platform: Mac OS X iPhone iPad
  • Ulysses

  • Ulysses is a text editor for creative writers. Used by bloggers, poets, students and published novelists all over the world, it offers an integrate...

    tags: brainstorming creative-writing distraction-free-writing icloud-sync markdown-support
    platform: Mac OS X iPhone iPad
  • Manuskript

  • Manuskript is an open-source tool for writers, with outliner, character management, plot development, distraction-free editor, etc. OutlinerOrganiz...

    tags: distraction-free-writing export-to-epub information-management markdown note-taking
    platform: Mac OS X Windows Linux
  • Bear

  • Bear is a beautiful and flexible writing app for note-taking and prose, both on the go for iOS devices and for the Mac OS desktop.

    tags: icloud-sync inline-tags markdown note-organizer note-taking
    platform: Mac OS X iPhone iPad
  • WriteRoom

  • For Mac users to write without distractions. WriteRoom is a full screen writing environment. Unlike the cluttered word processors you're used to, W...

    tags: Discontinued fullscreen-support no-distraction note-taking share-documents
    platform: Mac OS X Discontinued
  • Organon

  • Organon is a plugin for LibreOffice and OpenOffice.

    tags: libreoffice-extension libreoffice-integration openoffice-extension organization project-management
    platform: Mac OS X Windows Linux LibreOffice Apache OpenOffice
  • Plume Creator

  • With Plume Creator, organize your writing projects ! Scenes, notes, characters,... Rich Text editing, full screen editing and multiple projects …

    tags: distraction-free-writing note-manager outliner write-novel writing-editor
    platform: Windows Linux
  • Desk

  • Desk is a premium writing experience for all types of writers, bloggers, thinkers, and doers.Whether you're a casual enthusiast, the weekend writer...

    tags: blog-editor blog-publishing note-taking wordpress writing-editor
    platform: Mac OS X
  • Liquid Story Binder XE

  • Liquid Story Binder XE is a uniquely designed word processor for professional and aspiring authors, poets, and novelists. Writing software for thos...

    tags: Discontinued Portable journal mind-mapping planner
    platform: Windows Discontinued
  • True Novelist

  • True Novelist provides a way for authors to write their novel online, organize their story, view statistics about their project and writing habits,...

    tags: novel novel-authoring outliner write-novel writing-editor
    platform: Online
  • Calmly Writer

  • Calmly Writer is a professional text editor designed to focus on what you want to tell, with a simple, unobtrusive and distraction-free user interf...

    tags: markdown word-processing no-distraction
    platform: Mac OS X Windows Linux Online Chrome OS

  • Helping you to fill that page. Write every day.

    tags: authoring-tool distraction-free-writing write-novel writing-editor writing-environment
    platform: Online
  • Auteureist

  • Auteureist is a "novel" writing application for the Apple iPhone. Can export to some desktop software, like Scrivener . The website does a great jo...

    tags: writing-editor journal write-novel creative-writing novel-authoring
    platform: iPad