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sweetcandirps:


A GUIDE TO AUSTRALIA (FOR RP'ING PURPOSES)- requested by anon

Firstly, the BASICS when it comes to Australia:
The capital of Australia is not Melbourne or Sydney. But Canberra. (Where i live and it’s awful)
The temperature is not always hot, and the beach isn’t around every corner. Especially where i’ve been- the temperatures can be humid, moody and irregular. The weather reports are never taken seriously. 
Whilst being a highly multicultural continent- Australia is still racist. It is not as laid back as most people perceive it.
It is not like USA. This needs to be emphasised. I thought Australia was just like USA and then when i went to USA it was… intimidating. USA is huge, it is like one big city, even the ‘country side’ is bigger then most would think. In Australia there are many nooks and crannies where there is literally just dirt for miles. Or roads. Nothing else. 
Most words you spell with ‘ize’, we spell with ‘ise’. E.g emphasise, categorise.
It has two World Wonders currently: The Sydney Opera House and The Sydney Bridge
We’re not really good at any sport except Cricket? We love Cricket for some reason
We have a sport called AFL. Australian Football League. It’s just like NFL except there’s no tackling. Lame.
New Zealand is the equivalent to Australia as Canada is to the US.
It is one of the smallest continents in the world- which includes Main land Australia, Tasmania, New Guinea as well as many other neighbouring islands!
Australia has six states (five in the mainland, Tasmania counting as the sixth)
88 Random fun Facts about Australia
Australian currency is called dollars as well, and it’s made out of plastic. Therefore it is almost entirely impossible to counterfeit. 
The Australian Dollar is surprisingly strong
Everything in Australia is expensive. People say England is expensive but after visiting London, i can honestly say that Australia and England both have the same price for clothing and such. Everything is super expensive. Therefore, if you live in Australia you’re probably at least a tiny bit well off
Australia does not have a lot of homeless people or poverty, not compared to America at least
Some people you probably didn’t know were Australian
AUSTRALIAN HISTORY:
Australia actually took the land from the Aboriginals and Indigenous People, led by Arthur Phillip (who was from Britain)
The ‘Stolen Generation’ was a movement that was then led in 1909 till 1969. In which the English came and stole indigenous children from their homes to put them into schools were they would learn how to be white. These children were abused physically, mentally, emotionally and sexually and a lot of families were damaged due to this. Even today.
In 2012, former Prime Minister Kevin Rudd issued an apology to all those that were part of The Stolen Generation. 
In 1915, Australia fought in Gallipoli. And lost. Many soldiers were killed in battle- it was one of Australia’s greatest defeats. This War is still remembered, even today in Australia, it’s a great day of respect.
The Gold Rush was where pretty much everyone went gold mining and it was extremely dangerous being around that much coal and a lot of people died but a lot of gold was also found. Which apparently made the death toll okay?
This is pretty much all that you learn in Australian Schools about Australian History in 12 years of schooling.
POLITICS:
Everyone, or at least most people in Australia, are politically aware, especially nowadays
We do not have a President. We have a Prime Minister. What’s the difference?
Our current Prime Minister is Tony Abbott. Who 98% of people hate because of his opinions on sexuality, women and people of colour as well as the carbon tax.
We had our first Female Prime Minister ever just a few years ago who was named Julia Gillard. Who you might remember tripped over when she visited India
We have two major political parties- The House of Representatives (green) and the Senate (red)
SO YOU’RE MAKING YOUR RP BASED IN AUSTRALIA?
The ever helpful wikipedia page which should include EVERYTHING you’d need to know before opening
We have more cities then just Melbourne and Sydney. 
In fact here are the top 100 best towns in Australia!
The Australian Calendar and dates to remember!
The seasons go like this: December, January, February (summer). March, April, May (autumn). June, July, August (winter), September, October, November (spring)
Things you probably don’t think are (or hope aren’t) stereotypes about Australia
The school year goes a bit like this- Starts: first week of February, goes for 10 weeks. Two week break. That is one term.After two week term: another 10 weeks, or 8 weeks if you’re in year 11 or 12. Then another break, 2-4 weeks long. This concludes semester one.After a fortnight/ month according to which year you’re in at school, it is then the start of a new semester. Which starts about mid July and is exactly the same as above. Two semester equal one year of school. Done and done
Schooling is a bit like this (not so different from US schooling!): preschool, kindergarten, year 1, year 2, year 3, year 4, year 5 (all counted as primary school). Year 6, year 7, year 8 (all counted as middle school). Year 9, year 10, (high school) year 11, and then year 12 (college). Then you can choose to go to university or yadda yadda.
100 things you can only do in Australia!
SO YOU’RE MAKING AN AUSTRALIAN CHARACTER?
15 tips on what every Australian does/ knows
A list of perfectly useable famous Australian FCs!
Australian stereotypes you should probably avoid
!!!MY POST ON AUSTRALIAN LINGO!!!

sweetcandirps:

A GUIDE TO AUSTRALIA (FOR RP'ING PURPOSES)- requested by anon

Firstly, the BASICS when it comes to Australia:

  • The capital of Australia is not Melbourne or Sydney. But Canberra. (Where i live and it’s awful)
  • The temperature is not always hot, and the beach isn’t around every corner. Especially where i’ve been- the temperatures can be humid, moody and irregular. The weather reports are never taken seriously. 
  • Whilst being a highly multicultural continent- Australia is still racist. It is not as laid back as most people perceive it.
  • It is not like USA. This needs to be emphasised. I thought Australia was just like USA and then when i went to USA it was… intimidating. USA is huge, it is like one big city, even the ‘country side’ is bigger then most would think. In Australia there are many nooks and crannies where there is literally just dirt for miles. Or roads. Nothing else. 
  • Most words you spell with ‘ize’, we spell with ‘ise’. E.g emphasise, categorise.
  • It has two World Wonders currently: The Sydney Opera House and The Sydney Bridge
  • We’re not really good at any sport except Cricket? We love Cricket for some reason
  • We have a sport called AFL. Australian Football League. It’s just like NFL except there’s no tackling. Lame.
  • New Zealand is the equivalent to Australia as Canada is to the US.
  • It is one of the smallest continents in the world- which includes Main land AustraliaTasmania, New Guinea as well as many other neighbouring islands!
  • Australia has six states (five in the mainland, Tasmania counting as the sixth)
  • 88 Random fun Facts about Australia
  • Australian currency is called dollars as well, and it’s made out of plastic. Therefore it is almost entirely impossible to counterfeit. 
  • The Australian Dollar is surprisingly strong
  • Everything in Australia is expensive. People say England is expensive but after visiting London, i can honestly say that Australia and England both have the same price for clothing and such. Everything is super expensive. Therefore, if you live in Australia you’re probably at least a tiny bit well off
  • Australia does not have a lot of homeless people or poverty, not compared to America at least
  • Some people you probably didn’t know were Australian

AUSTRALIAN HISTORY:

  • Australia actually took the land from the Aboriginals and Indigenous People, led by Arthur Phillip (who was from Britain)
  • The ‘Stolen Generation’ was a movement that was then led in 1909 till 1969. In which the English came and stole indigenous children from their homes to put them into schools were they would learn how to be white. These children were abused physically, mentally, emotionally and sexually and a lot of families were damaged due to this. Even today.
  • In 2012, former Prime Minister Kevin Rudd issued an apology to all those that were part of The Stolen Generation. 
  • In 1915, Australia fought in Gallipoli. And lost. Many soldiers were killed in battle- it was one of Australia’s greatest defeats. This War is still remembered, even today in Australia, it’s a great day of respect.
  • The Gold Rush was where pretty much everyone went gold mining and it was extremely dangerous being around that much coal and a lot of people died but a lot of gold was also found. Which apparently made the death toll okay?
  • This is pretty much all that you learn in Australian Schools about Australian History in 12 years of schooling.

POLITICS:

  • Everyone, or at least most people in Australia, are politically aware, especially nowadays
  • We do not have a President. We have a Prime Minister. What’s the difference?
  • Our current Prime Minister is Tony Abbott. Who 98% of people hate because of his opinions on sexuality, women and people of colour as well as the carbon tax.
  • We had our first Female Prime Minister ever just a few years ago who was named Julia Gillard. Who you might remember tripped over when she visited India
  • We have two major political parties- The House of Representatives (green) and the Senate (red)

SO YOU’RE MAKING YOUR RP BASED IN AUSTRALIA?

SO YOU’RE MAKING AN AUSTRALIAN CHARACTER?

!!!MY POST ON AUSTRALIAN LINGO!!!

(via characterandwritinghelp)

vegan-vulcan:

michael-7123:

manearion:

ribstongrowback:

needs-more-pony:

mandopony:

fire-blast-pegasus:

ohsocialjustice:

A very good way of going about explaining this issue. It’s good to see something positive come from Tumblr.

REBLOG THE SHIT OUT OF THIS.

And the reblog button was hit so quickly that it actually was reblogged BEFORE it was clicked

Will always reblog this.

I just like being girly. But what I like more, is having people noticing without minding. Just the fact that they’re aware of what I am and want to be without seeing anything but god old little me makes me happy, and most importantly, comfortable.

I literally never, ever reblog these sort of posts, but this one is going up, since it’s pretty much one of the few who nails it all the way!

This is what feminism SHOULD be about. And it still is for a lot of people, but not enough of them on this site.

I hate when people say “I’m not feminist because [says things that literally are feminism]” like this here, this is feminism. “The same sexism that hurts women also hurts men”…it’s the patriarchy, that’s the culprit, and the goal of feminism isn’t to eradicate men or something, it’s to destroy the patriarchy. Egalitarianism doesn’t get shit done…feminism does.

(Source: homo-club, via neveranemptymind)

caledoniarps:


I don’t know about you guys but I am psyched to get an education, woo. This year is a hella important year for me because if I don’t finish this school year with five As then I am a dead man walking, you get me? So this started off as a collection to help me get those fabulous As but I thought, what the hell? I’ll share this perfection with everyone else because sharing is caring. Anyways, down to the nitty gritty

001. CALEDONIA’S DECLASSIFIED SCHOOL SURVIVAL GUIDE
advice for college
how to survive in college
how to survive freshmen year of high school
college packing list
alternative to buying expensive textbooks
dorm room survival
free online college courses
002. WRITE LIKE A FUCKING ANGEL
the ultimate guide to writing
how to write good
how to write an essay
how to write a good essay
the five paragraph essay
deadly sins checklist
formatting your paper
tips on getting started
seven tips to become a better writer (stephen king)
four ways to have confidence in your writing
seven ways to speed up your writing
five ways to add sparkle to your writing
how to finish what you started: a five step plan for writers
thirty-one ways to find inspiration for your writing
tips for dealing with writer’s block
003. READING ISN’T ONLY FOR NERDS AND FANGIRLS
how to take care of your books
how to read shakespeare
no fear shakespeare  (i found this incredibly useful when studying macbeth!)
one hundred most read books
how to read difficult books
how to read faster
books made into movies
books made into tv shows
350+ free ebooks
004. STUDY MOTHER FUCKER
studying tips
studying techniques
how to pull an all-night and still have a successful exam result
how to get motivated to study
tips to help you concentrate
time management tips
chrome site blocker
005. LEARNING SHIT
solve any maths equations: 1, 2.
when your teacher says not to use wikipedia (an alternative)
square root calculator, cube root calculator
for when you can’t do your homework
chemical equation balancer (what got me through chemistry last year)
cliffnotes, sparknotes
college courses
how to: multiply big numbers
crash courses (youtube)
teaches you everything
006. PRESENTING YOUR BEAUTIFUL SCHOOL WORK AY
free powerpoint (prezi)
free powerpoint presentations on anything
help with presentations
007. USEFUL WEBSITES BECAUSE THE INTERNET IS A WONDERFUL PLACE /SOMETIMES/
TED (basically gods gift)
challenge your brain
feed the hungry and up your vocabulary game
free online textbooks
final grade calculator
a whole page dedicated to studying and organising
008. MUSIC TO CALM DOWN UR SCHOOL DAY BLUES YO
a really chill playist
coffee shop blues
coffee shop sounds
calm nature sounds
concentration/focus playlist
relaxation is key
four hours of classical music
playlists to listen to: xxx, xxx, xxx, xxx, xxx, xxx, xxx, xxx, xxx, xxx, xxx, xxx.
009. ALL THIS STUDYING??? YOU NEED A BREAK, MY FRIEND.
watch a cute ass dog lick your screen
one hundred thousand stars
movies masterpost
foreign movies
gay movies
lesbian movies you should definitely watch
broadway musicals
LGBT+ books
download free books
read any book
the best masterpost ever if you’re bored
010. TIPS FOR SCHOOL N STUFF BCUS I WANTED TEN BITS
try your best. not everyone can get all As, and getting all As does not make you better than everyone else. just do the best you can and be the best person you can be.
don’t sleep in class! i know it seems so so tempting but slept my way through geography last year and i got a C in my exam instead of the expected A so…
Don’t tick off your teacher, follow the rules to an extent, get to class on time, respect your classmates and teachers. you know, just be a decent person.
be positive!!! and not just for the first week or so, keep the positivity going throughout the whole school year. if you don’t believe in yourself then why should anyone else?
"you can do it, wildcat, i believe in u" — something troy bolton said one time probably definitely

caledoniarps:

I don’t know about you guys but I am psyched to get an education, woo. This year is a hella important year for me because if I don’t finish this school year with five As then I am a dead man walking, you get me? So this started off as a collection to help me get those fabulous As but I thought, what the hell? I’ll share this perfection with everyone else because sharing is caring. Anyways, down to the nitty gritty

001. CALEDONIA’S DECLASSIFIED SCHOOL SURVIVAL GUIDE

002. WRITE LIKE A FUCKING ANGEL

003. READING ISN’T ONLY FOR NERDS AND FANGIRLS

004. STUDY MOTHER FUCKER

005. LEARNING SHIT

006. PRESENTING YOUR BEAUTIFUL SCHOOL WORK AY

007. USEFUL WEBSITES BECAUSE THE INTERNET IS A WONDERFUL PLACE /SOMETIMES/

008. MUSIC TO CALM DOWN UR SCHOOL DAY BLUES YO

009. ALL THIS STUDYING??? YOU NEED A BREAK, MY FRIEND.

010. TIPS FOR SCHOOL N STUFF BCUS I WANTED TEN BITS

  • try your best. not everyone can get all As, and getting all As does not make you better than everyone else. just do the best you can and be the best person you can be.
  • don’t sleep in class! i know it seems so so tempting but slept my way through geography last year and i got a C in my exam instead of the expected A so…
  • Don’t tick off your teacher, follow the rules to an extent, get to class on time, respect your classmates and teachers. you know, just be a decent person.
  • be positive!!! and not just for the first week or so, keep the positivity going throughout the whole school year. if you don’t believe in yourself then why should anyone else?
  • "you can do it, wildcat, i believe in u" — something troy bolton said one time probably definitely

(via legendhemmo)

mayra-quijotesca:

trustisforfools:

mrspiritual:

musicalpandas:

gainingconfidencexo:

havocados:

emorenita:

why aren’t these being reblogged more often?i rather see these than “keys in hand”

Fatality

Umm so since I’m stupid could someone kindly explain each step for me like step 3 am i head butting him in the face or the chest? 

I think it depends on the height of the person, but I suppose the head is a more effective target. I hope this helps :)

Step 1: Step back the moment he reaches for you.
Step 2: Duck!
Step 3: Head butt him in the chin. It’s very important that it is the chin and not the chest because it is much more uncomfortable and disorienting to have your teeth bang together especially if it cuts his tongue (which it will if it is in the way). More than likely height won’t matter. He will be leaning forward from the missed attempt at grabbing you.
Step 4: Knee him in the balls.
Step 5: When he doubles over, jab him on his back. I believe at the base of the neck just above the shoulder blades would be best. I’m not an expert, but this seems like the best place, imo.
Step 6: Don’t lose contact. Bring your other hand over and slam your hands against the sides of his heads as hard as possible. Right on the ears is the best place; it is extremely disorienting if done correctly. Then take his head and bring it down on your knee as you bring your knee up. It’s very important that you avoid the nose because if you knee his nose it will definitely break and more than likely the bones will stab his brain killing him, so aim for his mouth instead.
Step 7: Keep your knee up and bring your foot out to kick him over. Personally, I don’t like the image because it looks like she kicked him with her toes. You do not want to do that. Instead kick him with the ball or heel of your foot and put power behind it with a push.
Step 8: He is on the ground. You could probably stop here and he would get the picture, but if you really want to…Your leg is still in the air from the kick. With all your force slam the edge of your your heel on his side. It will be more effective if you lower your body first by bending at the knee of the leg your weight is on. Done right, you can break a rib or two.

reblogging again for that^

Reblogging for the steps in the image and the explanation in the comments. I don’t so much like the explanation on the image proper, but I appreciate the thought behind it (here, have a self-defense thing, it could save you) and so I’m passing it on.

mayra-quijotesca:

trustisforfools:

mrspiritual:

musicalpandas:

gainingconfidencexo:

havocados:

emorenita:

why aren’t these being reblogged more often?
i rather see these than “keys in hand”

Fatality

Umm so since I’m stupid could someone kindly explain each step for me like step 3 am i head butting him in the face or the chest? 

I think it depends on the height of the person, but I suppose the head is a more effective target. I hope this helps :)

Step 1: Step back the moment he reaches for you.

Step 2: Duck!

Step 3: Head butt him in the chin. It’s very important that it is the chin and not the chest because it is much more uncomfortable and disorienting to have your teeth bang together especially if it cuts his tongue (which it will if it is in the way). More than likely height won’t matter. He will be leaning forward from the missed attempt at grabbing you.

Step 4: Knee him in the balls.

Step 5: When he doubles over, jab him on his back. I believe at the base of the neck just above the shoulder blades would be best. I’m not an expert, but this seems like the best place, imo.

Step 6: Don’t lose contact. Bring your other hand over and slam your hands against the sides of his heads as hard as possible. Right on the ears is the best place; it is extremely disorienting if done correctly. Then take his head and bring it down on your knee as you bring your knee up. It’s very important that you avoid the nose because if you knee his nose it will definitely break and more than likely the bones will stab his brain killing him, so aim for his mouth instead.

Step 7: Keep your knee up and bring your foot out to kick him over. Personally, I don’t like the image because it looks like she kicked him with her toes. You do not want to do that. Instead kick him with the ball or heel of your foot and put power behind it with a push.

Step 8: He is on the ground. You could probably stop here and he would get the picture, but if you really want to…Your leg is still in the air from the kick. With all your force slam the edge of your your heel on his side. It will be more effective if you lower your body first by bending at the knee of the leg your weight is on. Done right, you can break a rib or two.

reblogging again for that^

Reblogging for the steps in the image and the explanation in the comments. I don’t so much like the explanation on the image proper, but I appreciate the thought behind it (here, have a self-defense thing, it could save you) and so I’m passing it on.

(Source: think4yaself, via neveranemptymind)

boys-and-suicide:

People make fun of me because I don’t stand during the Pledge of Allegiance in class. I will stand for the pledge of allegiance and put my hand on my heart:
When gay people can get jobs equally
When women aren’t seen as sex objects
When black people don’t get gunned down
When Muslims aren’t glared at as if they’re terrorists
When Mexicans don’t get stopped on suspicion of drugs
Our country really isn’t the “land of the free” or do we have “liberty and justice for all.”

boys-and-suicide:

People make fun of me because I don’t stand during the Pledge of Allegiance in class.
I will stand for the pledge of allegiance and put my hand on my heart:

  • When gay people can get jobs equally
  • When women aren’t seen as sex objects
  • When black people don’t get gunned down
  • When Muslims aren’t glared at as if they’re terrorists
  • When Mexicans don’t get stopped on suspicion of drugs

Our country really isn’t the “land of the free” or do we have “liberty and justice for all.”

Reblog this if you think boys can be depressed too

boys-and-suicide:

Because lots of people seem to think they’re too tough and manly to have “feelings”

Taylor Swift albums as cassette tapes

Gimme gimme gimme

(Source: sherlockswift, via legendhemmo)

astraltwelve:

These posts have to do with the traits, qualities, etc, associated with the Zodiac Sign of Pisces. They may apply to individuals with their Sun in Pisces, many planets in Pisces or the 12th House, or a strong Neptune influence in their chart.
Additionally, certain posts may apply to those with a planet in Pisces. “Pisces and Romance,” for example, may be relatable to an individual with Venus in Pisces, “Pisces and Sex” to an individual with Mars in Pisces, “Pisces and Work” to an individual with their Midheaven in Pisces, etc.
CLICK HERE TO SEE ALL PISCES POSTS.
Facts about Pisces
Basic facts about Pisces
Pisces’ Starstone
Parts of the body ruled by Pisces
Basic Qualities of the Zodiac Signs
Elemental Quality of Pisces
Pisces as a Mutable Sign
The Qualities of the Zodiac Signs
The Duality of Pisces
The Triplicity of Pisces
The Modality of Pisces
The Polarities of the Zodiac Signs
Genders of Pisces
The Pisces Males
The Pisces Females
Pisces Women
Pisces Men
Types of Pisces
Erudite Pisces
Callow Pisces
The Pisces Decans:
Pisces First Decan
PiscesSecond Decan
Pisces Third Decan
The Pisces Personality
The Pisces personality
What Pisces is Concerned with
Pisces’ Spiritual Goal
The Secret Side of Pisces
Pisces Strengths
Pisces Weaknesses
Best Environments for the Zodiac Signs
Ideal Partners/Friends/Children for Pisces
Pisces Positive Traits
Pisces Negative Traits
The Nature of Pisces
Pisces Habits
Gift Ideas for Pisces
The Zodiac Signs’ Cheers
Pisces and Fitness
Challenges for Pisces
The Signs and Colors
Pisces Vices
Pisces Psychic abilities
Tips for saving money
Pisces Personality Profiles
Info on Pisces
Pisces’ Fateful Missions
The Zodiac Signs’ deepest Needs
The Zodiac Signs and Anger
The Zodiac Signs and Candles
Scents for the Zodiac Signs
Pisces and giving Advice
Pisces and Sorrow
Pisces as Brides
Pisces and Jealousy
Pisces’ Ice Cream Flavors
Pisces’ Manipulation Potential
What Pisces Want You To Know
What Pisces Don’t Want You To Know
Pisces and Break Ups
Tips for the Moving On
The Zodiac Signs in a Horror Movie
What Gifts the Zodiac Signs would give you
What the Zodiac Signs can learn from a Pisces
The Zodiac Signs and Seven Deadly Sins
The Zodiac Signs and Seven Holy Virtues
When you compliment a Pisces
Ages of Pisces
Pisces as babies
Pisces as Kids
Pisces as Teenagers
Pisces and Work
Pisces at Work
Careers for Pisces
Pisces and Family
Pisces and Relationships
Pisces as a Sibling
Pisces and Friends
Pisces and Friends
Pisces and Relationships
Pisces and Romance
Pisces and Romance
Pisces in Love
Pisces as Partners
How to Woo the Pisces Man
How to Woo the Pisces Woman
How to Make Up with Pisces
How to tell if Pisces Likes you
Pisces and Relationships
What Pisces need in a Partner
Pisces as a Wife
Pisces as a Husband
Tips for Dating Pisces
Pisces and Break Ups
Pisces and Sex
Pisces In Bed
Pisces’ Erogenous Zone
Pisces’ Sexuality
How to Seduce the Pisces Man
How to Seduce the Pisces Woman
Pisces and Sex Positions
If Pisces Were…
If the Zodiac Signs were Food
If Pisces were Dogs
If Pisces were Food
If Pisces were Patterns
Pisces as Famous Paintings
Pisces as a Mythological Creature
Pisces as Pokemon
If the Signs were Piercings
The Signs as Disney Characters
The Signs as Pixar Characters
The Signs as Dreamworks Characters
Pisces as a Pokemon Trainer
Other
Pisces Pets
Quote from a famous Pisces
Famous Pisces
The Zodiac Signs’ Cheers
Pisces vs. Zombie
The Zodiac Signs and Maturity
Names for the Pisces Boy and the Pisces Girl

astraltwelve:

These posts have to do with the traits, qualities, etc, associated with the Zodiac Sign of Pisces. They may apply to individuals with their Sun in Pisces, many planets in Pisces or the 12th House, or a strong Neptune influence in their chart.

Additionally, certain posts may apply to those with a planet in Pisces. “Pisces and Romance,” for example, may be relatable to an individual with Venus in Pisces, “Pisces and Sex” to an individual with Mars in Pisces, “Pisces and Work” to an individual with their Midheaven in Pisces, etc.

CLICK HERE TO SEE ALL PISCES POSTS.

Facts about Pisces

Genders of Pisces

Types of Pisces

The Pisces Decans:

The Pisces Personality

Ages of Pisces

Pisces and Work

Pisces and Family

Pisces and Friends

Pisces and Romance

Pisces and Sex

If Pisces Were…

Other

bleedforyourtypewriter:

Ok here is a compilation of all the software and useful tools I’ve come across whilst writing. Some of them I’ve reviewed on here already, more coming soon. 

Got an idea? Well get planning! Here’s some useful outlining, brainstorming and mind- mapping software:
Coggle 
Lucidchart
Mural.ly
Blumind
MindMeister
Mindmaple
Mindomo
NovaMind
Popplet
Scapple
Tree Sheets
Visual Understanding Environment (VUE)
XMind
FreeMind
Oak Outliner
Work Flowy
The Outliner of Giants
Just want to get writing? You want a word processor:
Gedit
Google Docs
Kate
LibreOffice
Microsoft Word
My Writing Spot
NoteTab
Open Office
Quabel
Ted
Vim
yEdit
Making notes? Here you go:
CintaNotes
Evernote
KeepNote
Memonic
MS OneNote
Scribe
SuperNotecard
Tomboy
Timelines giving you a headache? Try these:
Aeon Timeline 
Dipity
Preceden
Tiki-Toki
Timeglider
Timeline
TimelineJS
TimeToast
Now perhaps you want to organise those notes. Got a lot of research? Character sheets? Images? Well here’s some tools to keep all that together:
Liquid Story Binder XE
LitLift
PangurPad
Scriptito
Scrivener
Writer’s Café
Yarny
yWriter
Are you easily distracted? The following tools will keep you on track:
Dark Room 
FocusWriter
JDarkRoom
Momentum Writer
OmmWriter
Q10
Writemonkey
Zen Writer 
Even more productivity tools to help keep you focussed on your task:
Cold Turkey 
FocalFilter
Freedom
InternetOff
Keepmeout
Nanny
Productivity Owl
RescueTime
SelfControl
SelfRestraint
Simple Blocker
StayFocusd
Strict Workflow
Time Doctor
Waste No Time
Website Blocker
So you’ve got something down? Need to edit? 
AutoCrit
EditMinion
Grammarly
LyX
SlickWrite
SmartEdit
After the Deadline
All done? Perhaps you’d like some e-publishing tools:
Acrobat
InDesign
Calibre
CutePDF
Jutoh
Mobipocket Creator
PagePlus
PageStream
PDFCreator
Scribus
Sigil
I’m feeling generous, have some more cool stuff:
750 Words
One Page per Day
Oneword
Penzu
Write or Die
Written Kitten
Focus Booster
Spaaze
AutoREALM (Map building software)

Enjoy! I may update the list as I find more, or I’ll make a second list.

bleedforyourtypewriter:

Ok here is a compilation of all the software and useful tools I’ve come across whilst writing. Some of them I’ve reviewed on here already, more coming soon. 

Got an idea? Well get planning! Here’s some useful outlining, brainstorming and mind- mapping software:

Just want to get writing? You want a word processor:

Making notes? Here you go:

Timelines giving you a headache? Try these:

Now perhaps you want to organise those notes. Got a lot of research? Character sheets? Images? Well here’s some tools to keep all that together:

Are you easily distracted? The following tools will keep you on track:

Even more productivity tools to help keep you focussed on your task:

So you’ve got something down? Need to edit? 

All done? Perhaps you’d like some e-publishing tools:

I’m feeling generous, have some more cool stuff:

Enjoy! I may update the list as I find more, or I’ll make a second list.

(via thewritingcafe)