I think the Tiger and Del by Jenifer Roberson books would fit your criteria. Also the Eli Moonpress books from Rachel Aaron.
My favorite editor has been, for the past upteenth years, the 2003 version of Microsoft Word. Relatively compact and straight forward. Recently, I upgraded
Regarding your second query, there are two that come to mind, but doubtless there are many. In Alastair Reynolds' "Revelation Space" series
There's yWriter. Though, I only used it briefly, a long time ago.
I do need to re-vamp my writing tools. So, I'm interested in what you
Just like Pub, I bought The Straight Razor Cure (Low Town here in the US) on the strength of KatG's post in this thread. I'm a little more than halfway