Become a member and get exclusive access to articles, contests and more!
Start Your Free Trial

Fifteen mobile apps for writers on the go

Here are some handy apps that might make your writing life easier and more fun.

The Writer may earn a small commission if you buy something using one of the retail links in our articles. The Writer does not accept money for any editorial recommendations. Read more about our policy here. Thanks for supporting The Writer.



A mobile distraction blocker that mimics a game. The less you use selected games, apps, and the web on your phone, the larger your tree grows. If you cheat, your tree will wither. Has the ability to add “approved” apps that won’t kill your tree.

Cost: Free

Best for: Writers who want help staying focused and curbing “phone addiction.”

Add to Favorites
Originally Published