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Scriffon: Write and publish on the Web

Completely free, as easy as ABC Writings of any kind Essays, news, reviews, stories, how-tos, recipes, poems, any written thing. Several pen names Publish under your real name, pseudonyms, or both – with the same account. Drafts Take the time you need to write – minutes or months. Publish only when it’s ready to go online. Updates Modify your published writings the way you want it, at any time.

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