These 8 apps would help you overcome writer’s block and enhance your writing style

These 8 apps would help you overcome writer's block and enhance your writing style

How do I overcome “writer’s block”? I do get that question a lot. Being a writer myself I know how it feels when the inspiration refuses to come, the ink stops and you are just staring into a blank space.

Many people have asked me severally about how I handle that situation. I would answer that in another article so just keep up with edufirst.ng.

In this article however I have tried to help everyone that has ever experienced that pause especially when you are under pressure to deliver a writing gig, an assignment or article for your personal blog.


The following is a collection of some incredible applications to enable you to upgrade your writing style and overcome writer’s block. They give you an interruption free condition where you can concentrate more on your task. A few of these applications offer other fascinating highlights that incorporate giving you moment input on your writing style, editing or proofreading services, spelling check, and some more. Check them out and feel free to live us a feedback.

‘The world is a hive of distractions, multi-tasking, and cultural ADD. Many sit down to write and watch hours vanish with nothing to show but a trail of browser tabs. Flowstate is a response to the amphetaminic digital age. It frees the writer to turn on, tune in, and open up.’

2. Danger Text 
‘Danger Text is a text creation motivational tool that laughs in the face of writers block and procrastination. It is the perfect tool for rapidly writing—and sharing—your stories and ideas.’

3. Refly Editor
‘Refly is an AI-powered smart editor for authors, bloggers, and content marketers. A smart editor that helps proofread your content as you write. We use modern Machine Learning techniques to identify grammar mistakes. A powerful spell checker helps avoid embarrassing mistakes. A goal tracking tool helps develop a habit and stay on the course.’

4. Expresso
‘Expresso is a little tool to edit texts and improve your writing style. It will teach you to express yourself through writing more efficiently and help make your texts more readable, precise, and engaging.’

5. Writefull 
‘Writefull is an app that gives feedback on your writing by checking your text against databases of correct language. You can use Writefull in any writing tool – from MS Word to Gmail. Simply select a piece of text, hit the short-key to activate Writefull.’

6. Paragraphs
‘Paragraphs lets you focus on what you do best: write. No distracting menus, no complicated formatting options. It’s just you and whatever you feel like writing.’


7. iA Writer
‘iA Writer is designed to provide the best digital writing experience: Keep your hands on the keyboard and your mind in the text.’

8. Scrivener 

‘Scrivener banishes page fright by allowing you to compose your text in any order, in sections as large or small as you like. Got a great idea but don’t know where it fits? Write when inspiration strikes and find its place later. Grow your manuscript organically, idea by idea.

Posted On: 4 October, 2019