Fifteen mobile apps for writers on the go

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



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.”