Mariner Software Releases StoryMill

San Francisco, CA – January 16, 2008 -Mariner Software, developers and publishers of professional and personal software, today announced the release of StoryMill 3.0, the latest release in Mariner Software’s award-winning line of writing and creativity titles.

Part word processor, part database and offering an industry first “timeline view” feature, StoryMill provides the tools writers need to manage the creative process from inception to publication.

“If you use a Mac and are a writer, StoryMill undoubtedly will have interest.” said Michael Wray, President of Mariner Software. “With a ton of intuitive features,and the ability to manage the creative process as a whole, StoryMill will appeal to writers at every level.”

Track, tag and filter characters, scenes, locations, and research with StoryMill’s unique dynamic outline. Manage the creative writing process with Smart Views, which allow writers to organize the information in a project according to selected criteria. Visually and interactively display a story across time with StoryMill’s timeline view. For fiction writers, StoryMill provides features like word frequency counting, a cliche meter, and a progress meter to help writers meet their writing goals.

Pricing and Availability:
StoryMill 3.0 is now available, for sale and trial, on the Mariner Software web site at The shipping version will initially be offered in English and sell for $49.95USD ($44.95 download). A special upgrade price for registered Avenir customers is available in the Mariner eStore. Support for more languages is expected in the near future. StoryMill 3.0 requires Mac OS 10.4 or higher.

About Mariner Software
Mariner Software, Inc., developers of the industry-recognized products, MacJournal, Mariner Write, Mariner Calc, Montage, WinJournal, StoryMill, Desktop Poet, MacGourmet Deluxe, Contour, and Mariner Paperless, has established itself as one of the most diverse leaders in consumer, business, and educational writing and creativity markets for the Macintosh and Windows platforms. With customers worldwide, Mariner Software is committed to delivering the highest quality software, with an emphasis on total customer satisfaction. For more information, visit the Mariner Software web site at

Mariner Write, Mariner, WinJournal, Montage and Desktop Poet are registered trademarks of Mariner Software, Inc. StoryMill, Contour, and Mariner Paperless are pending registration. All other trademarks are the property of their respective owners.

For more information contact:
Logan Ryan
Director of Marketing
Mariner Software, Inc.