On-Line Word Processors and Free Office Suite
According to Mighell, only Zoho Writer's on-line collaboration comes close to Writely, which has closed new registrations until it can convert over to Google.
To download a free office suite, check out OpenOffice.org 2.0.
If you not already a Writely member, here's my advice while you wait for new
signups to become available: check out the other services and get comfortable
with the idea of using an online word processor -- I really love the convenience
of being able to access a document I'm writing from any computer, at home or at
work. Then use Zoho and experiment with sharing documents with others. Then sign up for Writely when it's back in business -- I think it's currently the best