Professional Writing Software for Ambitious Authors.

Bartleby makes it fast and easy to outline, manage and write novels, nonfiction books, dissertations, and much more.



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Organize like a pro

Turning ideas into art doesn’t just require inspiration, it requires hard work. Bartleby makes your life easier with hierarchical manuscripts, index cards, & rapid outlining.

Outliners rejoice!

A foldable, drag-and-droppable table gives you a master overview of your project. Quickly insert and reorganize sections to get the big picture.

StoryObjects™

Bartleby's innovative StoryObjects system tracks Characters, Locations, Events and Things in an interactive database.

Advanced Workspaces

How you arrange your desk is important. Drag-and-drop windows however you like so you can reference while you write.

Write Anywhere

Bartleby is cloud-based, but offline-first—that means you can write anywhere you have access to a device and never worry about backing up.

Incredible value.

Free for one project, as little as $10.99/mo for the whole shebang.

Free

$0 Forever
  • One project
  • Unlimited documents
  • Up to 10 StoryObjects

Unlimited

$10.99 Monthly
  • Unlimited projects
  • Unlimited documents
  • Unlimited StoryObjects

"I created Bartleby because nothing else came close. This is the writing software I've been dreaming of my entire life."

Ted H.

Founder & CEO

Start your next masterpiece now—for free.

No time limits, no pressure. Your project is yours forever.



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