Ten Things for Writers in a Hurry
Freeware caution: always scan free downloads of anything for bugs and other threats before dumping the programs into your hard drive.
1. WritingFix.com's Daily Writing Prompts will give you as many swift kicks in the muse as you'd like.
2. Create quick floor plans, interior layouts and 3D models of your setting with Cadsoft's Envisioneer Express freeware.
3. CrazyHoroscopes.com's Fiery Love Poem Generator, for those times when you or your novel need a hot love poem but you aren't in the mood to compose one.
4. Fifty Writing Tools: Quick List from Poynter Online is just what the title says (I'm a big fan of #34.)
5. Desperately seeking a title for your novel? Find one in a click with GuyWithACoat.com's Instant Title Generator.
6. Opera 9 free web browser claims to be superfast and works on Windows, Mac and Linux systems.
7. Find that perfect pseudonym in a blink with the Pen Name Generator.
8. Save time checking your various e-mail accounts by having Pop Peeper freeware alert you when new e-mail arrives.
9. Someday one keyword will launch a thousand applications; for now launch your apps faster with Quick Start freeware.
10. Inet 2 Inet's World Creator v. 1.5 freeware creates graphics and artwork; aimed at gamers and RPGers but could be of use to writers looking to work up images of their fictional settings.