Apologice in advance for the maybe off topic question.

Is there any Ubuntu application that helps for the start-up phase of story writing?

I'm looking for such a tool that provides me the capability to build up the story diagrams, define characters, project the evolution of a saga the saga.

Thanks in advance.


You could use celtx.

  • Looks promising and it has also multilanguages support. OK it not ubuntu native you have to install by yourself and setup about:config variables but I testing it... – DrFalk3n Apr 27 '11 at 18:06


  • thanks for the link I had no idea of a community for writers :-) – DrFalk3n Apr 29 '11 at 13:44
  • very welcome ;) – type Apr 29 '11 at 22:03

What I advise you first is to try to install yWriter with Wine. Works perfectly. Celtx is a bit more awkward. Although, look at PyRoom, which is a useful thing.

  • Good yWriter it has also a Linux version so no need for wine :-) – DrFalk3n Apr 29 '11 at 13:43
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    Bad that it works crappy, depending on your Mono version. Sometimes PE app in wine works better, than the native version, especially if the author is not a Linux guy. – Barafu Albino Apr 30 '11 at 5:21

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