Write Your Masterpiece

If you’ve been following along in this book, you know your way around the basic Scrivener interface (see Discover the Scrivener Window), you know how to Create a New Project, and you’ve done planning work in Plan Your Project. Now it’s time to start writing. With Scrivener, you can shift between planning and writing at any time, moving from ideas to sentences and paragraphs, and then back again.

When you want to watch a movie, you can just press the Play button and start watching. However, you might want to get comfortable first—find a blanket, fluff a pillow, pop some popcorn, pour a glass of wine, close the curtains, that sort of thing. Similarly, this chapter helps you get comfortable with Scrivener’s writing environment ...

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