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LyX – The Document Processor

LyX – The Document Processor
LyX is a document processor that encourages an approach to writing based on the structure of your documents (WYSIWYM) and not simply their appearance (WYSIWYG). LyX combines the power and flexibility of TeX/LaTeX with the ease of use of a graphical interface. This results in world-class support for creation of mathematical content (via a fully integrated equation editor) and structured documents like academic articles, theses, and books. In addition, staples of scientific authoring such as reference list and index creation come standard. But you can also use LyX to create a letter or a novel or a theatre play or film script. A broad array of ready, well-designed document layouts are built in.

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Okular - more than a reader - Download Binary packages The recommended way for end-user installations of Okular is using binary packages: For GNU/Linux and the BSDs use the package manager to find the Okular package (might be part of the broader kdegraphics package) and install it.For Windows have a look at the KDE on Windows Initiative webpage for information on how to install KDE on Windows.For Mac Os X have a look at the KDE on Mac OS X webpage for information on how to install KDE on Mac OS X. KDE 4 environment

OpenProj Open Source Project Management Software — Serena Software OpenProj is a free and powerful open source desktop alternative to Microsoft Project. Serena released OpenProj in 2008 as an open source code project. OpenProj is no longer supported by Serena. Please visit the SourceForge website to find out more. OpenProj provides project managers the rich functionality they expect, including Gantt charts, WBS and more - minus the costs of commercial desktop tools. Texmaker (free cross-platform latex editor) Texmaker is a free, modern and cross-platform LaTeX editor for linux, macosx and windows systems that integrates many tools needed to develop documents with LaTeX, in just one application.Texmaker includes unicode support, spell checking, auto-completion, code folding and a built-in pdf viewer with synctex support and continuous view mode.Texmaker is easy to use and to configure.Texmaker is released under the GPL license . (the structure, the document and the embedded pdf viewer side by side) (two documents side by side) Texmaker demo on YouTube :

TeXworks Jonathan Kew, Stefan Löffler, Charlie Sharpsteen News (Apr 2013) TeXworks 0.4.5 released (Get it | Changes) (Apr 2012) TeXworks 0.4.4 released (Changes) (Jun 2011) TeXworks 0.4.3 released (Changes) (Jun 2011) TeXworks 0.4.2 released (Changes) (May 2011) TeXworks 0.4.1 released (Changes) (Mar 2011) TeXworks 0.4.0 released (Changes) (Oct 2009) TeXworks 0.2.3 released (Oct 2009) TeXworks 0.2.2 released (Oct 2009) TeXworks 0.2.1 released (Sep 2009) TeXworks 0.2.0 released (Changes) Introduction 25 Ways To Fight Your Story’s Mushy Middle For me, the middle is the hardest part of writing. It’s easy to get the stallions moving in the beginning — a stun gun up their asses gets them stampeding right quick. I don’t have much of a problem with endings, either; you get to a certain point and the horses are worked up into a mighty lather and run wildly and ineluctably toward the cliff’s edge.

Scrivener “The biggest software advance for writers since the word processor.” —Michael Marshall Smith Grow your ideas in style How to Become a Writer — The Harsh Reality 4inShareinShare Since starting this blog last year, I have regularly been asked about how to become a professional writer. Mary, one of my keener subscribers (see – I didn’t forget you), recently raised the topic again and prompted me to think some more on it. For many, the article that follows may seem negative and discouraging. That is not my intent. I merely want to illustrate the harsh realities of the grit, learning, commitment and – let’s face it – luck that goes into convincing someone to actually pay you for your words.

Overcoming Social Anxiety - Counseling Center at UT Dallas The college years can be a crucial time for practicing and improving social skills to be used in one's personal and professional life. Shy students often find this task challenging. While there may be many causes of shyness, a few common themes predominate; low self esteem and an accompanying fear of rejection; excessive concern for others' approval; and the memory of a past hurtful social experience. When students suffer from shyness, they may be likely to avoid others, be absent from campus extracurricular functions, not speak up in class, be unable to initiate casual conversations or ask someone for a date. They may also have trouble asking for help, standing up for themselves in difficult situations, or give the appearance of being uninterested in others.

The Thirty-Six Dramatic Situations The Thirty-Six Dramatic Situations is a descriptive list which was created by Georges Polti to categorize every dramatic situation that might occur in a story or performance. To do this Polti analyzed classical Greek texts, plus classical and contemporaneous French works. He also analyzed a handful of non-French authors. In his introduction, Polti claims to be continuing the work of Carlo Gozzi, who also identified 36 situations. Publication history[edit] OWL: Chicago Manual of Style 16th Edition Summary: This section contains information on The Chicago Manual of Style method of document formatting and citation. These resources follow the sixteenth edition of The Chicago Manual of Style, which was issued in September 2010. Contributors:Jessica Clements, Elizabeth Angeli, Karen Schiller, S. C.

36 Writing Essays by Chuck Palahniuk 1: Establishing Your Authority Chuck teaches two principal methods for building a narrative voice your readers will believe in. Discover the Heart Method and the Head Method and how to employ each to greatest effect. 2: Developing a Theme At the core of Minimalism is focusing any piece of writing to support one or two major themes.

OWL: MLA Formatting and Style Guide Summary: MLA (Modern Language Association) style is most commonly used to write papers and cite sources within the liberal arts and humanities. This resource, updated to reflect the MLA Handbook for Writers of Research Papers (7th ed.) and the MLA Style Manual and Guide to Scholarly Publishing (3rd ed.), offers examples for the general format of MLA research papers, in-text citations, endnotes/footnotes, and the Works Cited page. Contributors:Tony Russell, Allen Brizee, Elizabeth Angeli, Russell Keck, Joshua M.

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