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"TOP 10 WRITING APP" ranked by Huffington Post Tech

"This is the single best tool for inspiration available, period. I use it every time I write." -F. Rutledge Hammes, Pushcart nominated author

"What a cool idea... should help those moments of... hmmm, what now?" -Eric Delabarre, author of Saltwater Taffy

"This is a great idea for an app. As a writer, I can see myself using this all the time." -Dwayne Alexander Smith, screenwriter

"What a great tool for writers; I can see so many uses for this." -Emily Roberson, author of Life, Motherhood & the Pursuit of the Perfect Handbag

A paid subscription to Spice Mobile provides on-the-go access to our revolutionary phrase thesaurus in a user-friendly layout that also includes interactive graphs and timelines to help you track the use of each phrase through time! Our phrase thesaurus is changing continually as we add clever phrases, fresh keywords and updated source information.

Search the Thesaurus:
◦ Select from our list of over 8,000 keywords
◦ View over 23,000 creative phrases
◦ Stimulate your creativity further with Grab Bag, our expansive tool that collects a broad range of associated phrases and keywords for more extensive searching (iPad access only)
◦ Use the Keywords listed on a phrase's source screen to navigate to other keywords related to each phrase

Dig into History:
◦ View as many as 5 sources per phrase
◦ Discover how popular a phrase is with our "Frequency of Use" approximations
◦ Learn which British and American literary era each phrase originated during and who the phrase author's contemporaries were with our interactive Timeline
◦ Use the phrase's Cumulative Usage Graph to visualize its popularity trends over time

Share Favorite Phrases:
◦ Directly share Spice phrases on Twitter, e-mail, or text message.
◦ Copy phrases and paste them into other apps

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What’s New

Version 3.2.0

• Compatible with iOS 9
• Updated and expanded Keyword List
• Phrase Database expanded to over 23,000 phrases

Ratings and Reviews

1.8 out of 5
6 Ratings

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The Writer's Muse
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Requires iOS 8.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.



Age Rating
Rated 12+ for the following:
Infrequent/Mild Profanity or Crude Humor
Infrequent/Mild Mature/Suggestive Themes
Infrequent/Mild Sexual Content and Nudity
Infrequent/Mild Alcohol, Tobacco, or Drug Use or References
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